HANOVER, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police are looking for a suspect in connection to a carjacking incident where the suspect tried to drive off with the victim in the car.
It happened on Thursday around 12:30 p.m. at the parking lot of a Safeway located at the 7600 block of Arundel Mills Boulevard. A 55-year-old female victim parked in a spot, when a suspect came to the driver's side door, and demanded her car keys. He then forcibly took the keys out and pulled her into the back seat of the car, police said.
The victim was able to get out of the car from the back door but the suspect drove off with the car through the parking lot towards Ridge Road, police said.
The woman suffered minor injuries due to the incident. She was treated on the scene.
Police describe the suspect as a black male in his 30's. He has a light complexion, is around 5'10", with an average build, freckles and short, black hair. He was wearing an orange jacket or sweatshirt.
The car the suspect stole is a green Dodge Caravan with tinted windows and a dent on the back. The car has a Maryland number plate with tags 657M318.
If you have any information on this case, call Police.