Police say a child was thrown from a balcony at the Mall of America Friday. Now, a suspect is in custody.

Witnesses say a woman screamed that someone threw or pushed her child from the third floor.

According to police, the victim is five years old and has significant injuries. The child is currently in the hospital in unknown condition.

Police reported that the suspect -- a 24-year-old man -- tried to get away. He has since been arrested.

They do not believe the man is related to the victim.