Knife-wielding car-jacker attacks two men in Booval

A MAN wielding a knife attacked two elderly men in Booval on Saturday.

Police are searching for the man following two separate incidents in which a vehicle was stolen and two people were assaulted at Booval.

Just after 5pm a 76-year-old man was in his car at a Brisbane Rd carpark when he was approached by a man who produced a knife, pulled him out of the vehicle and pushed him to the ground.

The man entered the driver's side of the car before a witness intervened and physically removed him from the vehicle.

The man fled across Brisbane Rd where he assaulted a 60-year-old man before driving off in his blue 2003 Ford Falcon utility with registration number 169-SWN.

The 76-year-old victim sustained grazing to his hands and knees while the 60-year-old was uninjured.

The attacker is described as Caucasian in appearance, approximately 170cm tall with a solid build and brown hair.


Arise again, Grand Old Lady

Arise again, Grand Old Lady

Cooroy Hall back in business

The quiet achievers

The quiet achievers

Twenty years of community protection

Local Partners