Car hijackers strike in Hornchurch as man forced to hand over keys

A 34-year-old man was forced to hand over his car keys after hijackers threatened him in Hornchurch.

The man was returning to his parked Fiesta in Standen Avenue at about 7.10pm on Tuesday, December 11, when two men approached him and demanded the keys.

The pair then drove off in the man’s car/

Police described the suspects as a white man and a black man, both aged about 25.

Anyone with information should call the police on 101.

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