An elderly man has allegedly been assaulted and dragged from his car in the course of a carjacking in Adelaide’s inner north-west.
Police mentioned the victim, in his 70s, was sitting in his automobile at a purchasing centre vehicle park at Ridleyton when a man approached him just soon after 6:00pm.
The victim suffered a reduce to his head and was taken to hospital for remedy.
A patrol later spotted the stolen station wagon being driven on Woodville Road at Findon and arrested a 33-year-old man from Croydon Park.
He was arrested and charged with aggravated robbery, illegal use, driving unlicensed, drug driving and assaulting police soon after he allegedly spat at arresting officers.
The man was refused bail and will appear in the Port Adelaide Magistrates Court on Monday.
Subjects: law-crime-and-justice, crime, neighborhood-and-society, police, ridleyton-5008, findon-5023