Crossing guard fights off would-be kidnapper

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Though she be but little, she is fierce. What Shakespeare once said is incredible true about one hero.

Adrian Young is a crossing guard, and though she is only 4'8", she is remarkably powerful.

According to Inside Edition, she helped save an 8-year-old girl from being kidnapped from a California playground by a stranger who was arrested.

After 15 years of dedicated service, Young was honored for her heroic deed.

Her mother expressed how grateful she is that the child was saved.

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