“Jar of Hearts” singer Christina Perri had to fight off a wannabe car intruder in the middle of the night last week … after the guy allegedly tried to force his way into Perri”s ride … has learned.
Law enforcement sources tell … Perri called police early Friday morning claiming she was behind the wheel of her car, waiting to pull into a L.A. building around 2 AM … when an unknown male approached her vehicle and opened the driver”s side door.
Perri claims the man instructed her to “move over” and tried to shove himself into the car — but she wouldn”t budge … and a struggle ensued.
Perri told cops she fought the man off … and began honking the horn to attract attention.
The suspect eventually ran away … but not before allegedly striking Perri in the head and body a few times during the altercation. Perri said she did not need immediate medical attention
Cops responded — and are now investigating the situation. So far, cops have not identified a suspect.
A rep for Perri had no comment.