ATTEMPTED CARJACKING IN ARMIDALE

Two people are lucky to be alive, after an attempted carjacking and assault on Queen Elizabeth Drive in Armidale last night.

It’s alleged a man pulled a firearm on a male driver at around 9:30pm, whilst also attempting to smash the driver’s window.

The attacker fled the scene with another man, before allegedly assaulting a woman in a nearby park.

She was treated by paramedics and taken to Armidale Hospital with facial injuries.

Police are seeking two men who may be able to assist with inquiries.