Man tries to carjack pregnant woman in New Jersey

July 16, 2013 3:28:59 AM PDT
Police are searching for a suspect who attempted to carjack a pregnant woman in Manchester Township, New Jersey.

It happened July 11th at County Road 571 and Renaissance Blvd.

Police say a 23-year old Toms River resident who is seven months pregnant had stopped at a traffic light when the man opened her driver side door and attacked her, trying to pull her from the car.

The victim was able to fight off the attacker before driving away, but suffered injuries to her neck and knuckles.

She was taken to a nearby hospital and released.

Police have released a sketch based on her description of the suspect as a white male, unshaven with a tattoo.