Vancouver police

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VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) - The Vancouver Police Department is investigating an armed carjacking that occurred on Thursday evening.

Just after 6 p.m., officers responded to a robbery in the parking lot of Target, located at 7809 Vancouver Plaza Drive.

According to police, the victim reported that he was loading up his vehicle when a man approached him and pointed a handgun at him while demanding his phone, wallet and keys.

The suspect then fled in the victim's vehicle. The stolen vehicle is a two-door, white 2017 Mercedes AMG GT.

The victim was not injured.

Police said the suspect was described as a white man in his late 30s, 5 feet 10 inches tall with a thin build.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the incident should contact Vancouver police at 360-693-3111.

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(2) comments

N. Robinson

can you carjack without arms?

Worst PDX Mayor Ever

Dam..and I thought "I" had a twisted sense of humor..

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