Goon tries to carjack woman in Panchkula

PANCHKULA: A goon tried to carjack a woman in Sector 8 on Monday night.

Arpana, a resident of Swastik Vihar, Mansa Devi Complex, said in her police complaint, “After coming out of a gym in Sector 8, I went straight to my car around 9.30pm. As soon as I opened its door, a man gagged me from behind. At gunpoint, he asked me to hand over the car keys to him.”

As the woman pushed the goon, he threatened to shoot her. Luckily, an on-patrol cop was passing through the area. The goon took to his heels on hearing the police siren.

The woman then called up the police, who sounded an an alert in the city.

A case has been registered under sections 392 (punishment for robbery) and 511 (punishment for attempting to commit offences punishable with imprisonment for life or other imprisonment) of the .

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