CCTV of the alleged attempted car theft
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CCTV of Oldham woman's struggle with car thief

CCTV footage captures the moment a woman battled with a man trying to steal her car in a Greater Manchester car park.

It shows a man getting into Deb Smythe's Audi as she opened a barrier at Green Pest Control, Ripponden Road, Oldham at 07:45 BST on Friday.

The suspect then reversed it at speed into the road with Ms Smythe, 52, of Oldham clinging to the driver's door. After a struggle, the man fled.

  • 27 Sep 2014