SANFORD, Fla. -

Authorities in Sanford are looking for a man who crashed a stolen car into a pawn shop in an apparent attempted smash-and-grab.

The car slammed into the Cash American Pawn at 2397 S. French Ave. early Thursday morning.

Sanford detectives said it's believed the driver wanted to steal items from the shop but was scared off by approaching police cars.

The stolen car was left at the scene, but the driver ran away.

A detailed description of the man was not released.