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Suspects sought in violent Midtown Manhattan carjack attempt

May 2, 2014 7:23:58 AM PDT
Police are searching for two suspects in a violent carjacking attempt in Midtown Manhattan.

Investigators say a 60-year old man was getting into his car on April 12th, when a male suspect jumped into the passenger seat and demanded his money and car keys.

The other suspect, a woman, opened the driver's side door and tried to pull the victim out of the car, while the first suspect struck him in face with a gun.

According to police, the victim was able to fend off the attack and the suspects fled.

Suspect #1 is described as a black male, mid-twenties, 5'10' tall weighing 170 pounds.

Suspect #2 is a black female.

Anyone with information in regards to this attempted robbery is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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