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Deputies: Elderly man almost carjacked on Woodruff Rd.

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Deputies say this man tried to carjack a 73-year-old at the Walmart on Woodruff Road on Sunday. (Mar. 17, 2013/Greenville Co. Sheriff's Office) Deputies say this man tried to carjack a 73-year-old at the Walmart on Woodruff Road on Sunday. (Mar. 17, 2013/Greenville Co. Sheriff's Office)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Deputies hope someone can identify a man they said tried to carjack an elderly man at the Walmart on Woodruff Road.

Greenville County deputies said the 73-year-old victim was in the parking lot about 8 p.m. on Sunday when the man tried to pull him from his car, but the victim was able to get the man to run away.

Deputies said the victim only received a small scratch during the attack.

Walmart's security cameras captured video of the man deputies said was the carjacker.

He is described as 50 to 60 years old, 5' 8" to 5' 11" tall and weighing 160 to 180 pounds.

Anyone who can identify the man is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 864-23-CRIME.

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