Police in Brooklawn say they have arrested a 28-year-old man in connection to the Easter Sunday carjacking of an 80-year-old woman.
The woman was carjacked outside of the metro Diner at Route 130 and Browning Road around 10:40 a.m. on March 31.
According to police, Nicholas Silvestro of Gloucester City was arrested Wednesday. Police say he faces Carjacking, Theft, Aggravated Assault, Robbery and Shoplifting charges.
Police say Silvestro allegedly pulled the woman from her car and then drove off.
At the time of the carjacking, investigators told FOX 29 they believed the suspect may have possibly shoplifted from a Rite Aid next door before the alleged carjacking took place.
Thursday (83/68): Sun
Lower Humidity, Not as Hot
Thursday is going to feature mostly sunny skies and lower humidity. There will be a pleasant NW breeze around 10 mph. High 83. Enjoy.
The holiday weekend is looking warmer and unsettled. Shower and thunderstorm chances increaselate Sunday and Labor Day.