As the automobile pulled into Lalwa Street, police allege the passenger began to break the rideshare automobile with a hammer.
The driver, who was not injured through the incident, instructed police he stopped at a ironmongery shop throughout journey so the passenger may make a purchase order.
One witness stated the car was utterly destroyed.
“It was all smashed up down the side mirror and the back windscreen has a big hole in it,” he stated.
A 42-year-old man was arrested at a procuring centre on Canterbury Road, Forest Hill at 1.30pm at this time.
The man was charged with felony injury, theft and driving offences and can face court docket in October.