Investigators say that a 72-year-old woman was assaulted during a carjacking in the Norwood East area of the city on Wednesday afternoon, September 21, 2022.
It happened around 3:45 pm. The senior had just returned to her parked SUV near Tache Avenue and Horace Street when she was confronted by a man who tried to take her keys and began punching her. He eventually dragged her out of the vehicle, got in and drove off.
The victim suffered injuries and was taken to hospital in stable condition.
The male suspect is described as 20-30 years old and stands about 6’0″ tall. He has an average build, dark shoulder-length hair with fair skin. He was wearing all black at the time of the assault and theft
The vehicle is a green 2014 Subaru Forester with Manitoba Licence plate # FCM 461
Anyone with information that can help investigators is asked to call 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-8477.