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Alton police looking for carjacking suspect

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Police are looking for Charles Johnson, Jr. of west St. Louis. He allegedly carjacked a woman in Alton Wednesday. Credit: Alton PD Police are looking for Charles Johnson, Jr. of west St. Louis. He allegedly carjacked a woman in Alton Wednesday. Credit: Alton PD
ALTON, Ill. (KMOV.com) -

Alton police are looking for a man who allegedly carjacked a woman Wednesday.

Authorities are looking for Charles Johnson, Jr, of west St. Louis. He is charged with armed robbery and vehicular carjacking.

A woman told police she gave Johnson, Jr. a ride from somewhere in Missouri to Alton. When they arrived at the destination in Alton, police believe Johnson, Jr. pulled out a gun and demanded what the woman had on her and her car.

The victim complied, police say. Johnson, Jr. then allegedly drove off in her car, which was alter recovered in Dellwood.

Johnson, Jr. is believed to be armed and dangerous. If you have any information on his whereabouts, call Alton Police at 618-463-3505.

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