Police: Man hijacked car with owner inside in Riverhead

Police are searching for a man behind an attempted carjacking in Riverhead.

Police are searching for a man behind an attempted carjacking in Riverhead.

Police are searching for a man behind an attempted carjacking in Riverhead. (10/10/16)

RIVERHEAD - Police are searching for a man behind an attempted carjacking in Riverhead.

Official say the man drove the car to a wooded area off Kroemer Avenue and told the victim to get out.

When the victim refused, police say the suspect pulled out a baseball bat and started smashing the car.

The victim ran off and called police.

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