Hamilton County investigators are on the hunt for a suspected carjacker.
They tell NewsChannel9 on Sunday, deputies resopnded to a report of a carjacking at the 58 Mart at 8909 Highway 58
The victim told deputies he was sitting in his truck when a man matching the description of 20-year-old Richard David Dillard opened the door and forced him out of the truck, all while punching him.
The suspect turned the keys, hit the gas, and drove north on Highway 58.
The victim was banged up and treated at a local hospital.
Deputies noticed the suspect left a vehicle behind in the parking lot, though. They later found out it had been stolen out of Bradley County.
Dillard is wanted for Carjacking, Felony Reckless Endangerment & Felony Vandalism.
He also has active felony arrest warrants in Bradley County, where he lives.
He's 6'1" and weighs 300 pounds. His hair is blond and his eyes are hazel. His last known address is 195 Trailer View Drive of Cleveland.
If you know anything about Dillard's whereabouts, contact the Hamilton County Sheriff’s dispatcher at 423-622-0022.