MONTCLAIR, NJ - A suspect assaulted a 65-year-old food delivery driver after being caught rummaging the vehicle.

On April 12, the delivery driver returned to his vehicle parked at Lackawanna Plaza to discover that a side window had been broken and a suspect was rummaging through his vehicle.

According to police, as the suspect exited the vehicle, he punched the victim in the face and then struck the victim numerous times in the head with a rock. The victim's wallet had also been taken during the assault.

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This suspect is described as a light skinned African-American male, 40's, approximately 5'6" tall with a very thin build. He was described as wearing a black hat, black jacket, black pants, black shoes, and possibly had a blue gym bag type backpack.  

The victim sustained lacerations to the head and was transported to Mountainside Hospital for treatment, police say.