Police took a suspect into custody and charged him with an attempted carjacking in North Bergen on Wednesday morning.
Officers responded to reports of a carjacking in progress near 6804 Smith Avenue before 12:30 a.m., according to a preliminary investigation.
Upon arrival, police found the victim who described a suspect who approached with a knife and reportedly attempted to take their vehicle.
Officers canvassing the community located a person fitting the description then placed them under arrest after an investigation.
The incident remains under investigation by North Bergen Police.