A MAN was carjacked by a trio of masked robbers in Huddersfield.
At about 6:30pm on Friday, a 21-year-old man was parked iup n his blue VW Golf, outside a house on Royds Avenue in Paddock.
Three men in balaclavas got into the car and threatened him before ordering him to drive off.
The victim was told to drive along Longroyd Bridge, St Thomas's Road, Chapel Hill and Albert Street before turning onto Queens Mill Road.
The car stopped at the junction with Damside Road and the victim got out of the car and ran back towards Lockwood Road.
He tried to flag down a motorist in a Volvo, but the driver did not stop.
The victim then ran to a police car near to the Mecca Bingo and told officers that his car had been stolen.
The man wasn'tt hurt in the incident and the blue VW Golf was later found abandoned on Malvern Road at around 7pm.
The suspects could only be described as three men in balaclavas.
Police are now appealing for any witnesses to contact DC Simon Thomas at Huddersfield CID on 01484 436526 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.