WEST HAVEN - Police are on the hunt for a Bridgeport man accused of beating two women and kidnapping one.

Officers say 33-year-old Jerry Tindall was in West Haven when he allegedly hit one woman in the head with a baseball bat while she was holding a child. They say he then hit another woman when she tried to intervene.

Police say Tindall then dragged the second woman to his car, drove off and let her go in Bridgeport.