Suspect sought in beating, carjacking of elderly man, Orlando police say
Updated On: Mar 17 2014 06:43:07 AM EDT
Orlando police are searching for a man who they say beat and carjacked an elderly man early Monday morning.
Police said the man was attacked near his minivan in a parking lot on Crossroads Court just after 1 a.m.
The male suspects beat the victim in the head and face and drove off in his minivan, according to police.
The victim was taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
Several minutes later, police said they spotted the vehicle in Richmond Heights and two suspects ran from the minivan.
A 19-year-old suspect was taken into custody on Ravenall Avenue, but the second suspect was not found, police said.
The investigation is ongoing.
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