NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New police body camera video shows an officer trying to stop a suspected carjacker who was reportedly armed with a Taser.
The man drove off in a black Audi on West 55th Street and Broadway, going in the wrong direction, before plowing into at least two parked cars Wednesday in Manhattan.READ MORE: Mayor Eric Adams' Plan To Address Gun Violence Includes Return Of Plainclothes Police Unit
The stolen vehicle was eventually crashed into a pole near Columbus Circle. The suspect headed into the subway and got away.READ MORE: New York State Supreme Court Strikes Down Gov. Kathy Hochul's Mask Mandate
A detailed description of the suspect police are looking for has not been released, but a picture of the man was included with the bodycam video.MORE NEWS: Performances Of Off-Broadway Shows At The Theater Center Temporarily Called Off After Thieves Break In, Steal Copper Piping
One officer suffered minor injuries.