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Driver Attacked, Pistol Whipped in Woodbridge Township Carjacking

Woodbridge Township

Police are investigating after thieves reportedly pistol-whipped a driver during a violent carjacking in Woodbridge Thursday night. 

The incident happened at about 8:15 p.m. in the 800 block of Port Reading Avenue. 

Officers were dispatched to the scene to investigate reports of a carjacking in progress and when they arrived, police found the victim suffering non-life threatening injuries. 

The suspect approached the driver and demanded the vehicle before hitting the victim with the gun multiple times in the head. 

Police are looking for the suspect who fled the scene in a Mercedes-Benz G-Class.