March 24, 2009 in City

Carjacker takes Subaru at gunpoint

The Spokesman-Review
 
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A driver in Spokane this morning said his car was stolen at gunpoint when he was getting out of it just before 6 a.m. near Fourth Avenue and Chestnut Street.

The gunman fled in the victim’s silver 1999 Subaru Outback Legacy station wagon with a Washington license plate of 157 XCO. The driver was not hurt.

The carjacker was described as a man in his 30s, 5-foot-10-inches tall with a medium build.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call 242-TIPS, police said.

Anyone who spots the car should call 911 and not approach the suspect, Officer Teresa Fuller said in a news release.

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