BREAKING: Pensioner carjacked at Sheffield traffic lights

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A 78-YEAR-OLD woman was ordered from her vehicle as she waited at traffic lights in a Sheffield carjacking, police said today.

The victim suffered minor injuries to her head and neck in the robbery in Shiregreen.

A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident which happened on Bellhouse Road on Wednesday, at about 9pm.

A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “Although an arrest has been made, investigating officers still need witnesses to come forward.

“They are also keen to speak to anyone who believes they may have seen the car, a Silver Daihatsu Charade, 04 plate, after it was stolen.

Anyone with information is urged to call police on 101.

For more on this story, see The Star tomorrow.

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