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Woman escapes carjacking on Altrincham street

By David Prior at

Police are investigating a carjacking in Altrincham last night.

A lone female was on the phone in her car on Charter Road, close to Stamford Park, at around 9.25pm last night when offenders approached and told her to get out of her vehicle.

The victim, who is in her 40s, ran from the scene and was described as “shaken” but unhurt.

The car, a black VRM Suzuki Vitara registration number YO16 KHU, is still outstanding.

Police are asking anyone with any information to contact them on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.