Police investigate violent armed car jacking at Forrestfield shopping
Police are investigating a violent armed carjacking at the Forrestfield shopping centre car park last night.
A 40-year-old man was sitting in his parked white Mitsubishi Outlander near Hale Road, when another man approached him about 11pm.
The man, while armed with a knife, attempted to throw out the victim from the vehicle and the pair became involved in a physical struggle.
Police said members of the public came to the victim’s assistance and the attacker fled.
The male victim suffered a laceration and was taken to Royal Perth Hospital by paramedics with non-life threatening injuries.
Detectives are appealing for anyone who may have dash-cam or CCTV footage of the area around 11pm to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au
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