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the violent theft of an occupied car

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The carjacker had gotten the vehicle in motion by this point, but his injury was too great, and he crashed the SUV into a nearby telephone pole.
THE terrifying moment two carjackers targeted a man in the street before driving off with his VW Golf in Saltley has been captured on CCTV.
Tahir Mehmood, 35, was returning from the Aldi store in Gorton, Manchester, when he saw his wife and five-year-old son outside his car and the carjacker in the driver's seat.
"I can't believe this has happened." The carjacker is described as being in his 20s, who was around 6ft and with a slim face and "small" eyes.
Mr Davies, who said he felt as though he had wrestled with the wouldbe carjacker for half an hour, added: "Luckily I think he was half-committed, so I think he gave it up.
The carjacker, according to police, picked up a passenger just a few blocks away from where the car was stolen.
DETROIT -- When they pull up to a gas station these days, Detroit drivers are looking beyond the price per gallon to a far more threatening concern: carjackers.
A Delhi Police constable was also shot at in the incident and a Ford Endeavour, which the carjackers had lifted, was recovered.
TWO more people have been targeted a carjacker gang, police admitted yesterday.
Broux-born Price has published such gritty reads as Clockers, about the world of drug dealing, and Freedom-land, later turned into a movie starring Julieanne Moore as a mom who claimed a black carjacker kidnapped her son.
A LIVERPOOL builder today told how he was left bloody and bruised after grappling with a carjacker.
Momma, seeing that the gun was now pointed at Katrese, leaned on the horn and just about scared the carjacker into next Tuesday.
A YOUNG woman was threatened with a knife by a carjacker who crept into the back of her car as she used a cash machine.
Jennifer Grabowski was attacked by a carjacker and broke her leg when she was pushed or fell from the car during the struggle.