Woman, 74, kicks man out of vehicle during carjacking

A 74-year-old woman has put up a brave fight and kicked a man out of her vehicle during an attempted carjacking in a NSW car park.

Police said the man jumped into the front passenger seat of the woman’s car in a Queanbeyan shopping centre car park about 6.30pm on Tuesday.

Officers were told the man initially approached the woman, demanding her keys when she got into the driver’s side of her car, but she slammed the door.

Police said the man jumped into the front passenger seat of the woman’s car. Photo: NSW Police

The man, who was carrying a black backpack and wearing a hoodie, was last seen walking along Morisset Street.

He has been described as Caucasian, about 20-30 years old and 170cm tall, clean shaven and with a solid build.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Queanbeyan police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Officers were told the man initially approached the woman, demanding her keys. Photo: NSW Police