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Man allegedly carjacks woman sleeping in her vehicle in University City

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Adonies Ledbetter, 26, is accused of carjacking a woman in University City. Credit: University City PD Adonies Ledbetter, 26, is accused of carjacking a woman in University City. Credit: University City PD
UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

A man is accused of claiming to be part of a neighborhood watch program in order to carjack a woman in University City.

Police allege Adonies Ledbetter, 26, approached a woman who was sleeping in her car in the middle of the night on Woodson Road near I-170.

Ledbetter allegedly said he was with a neighborhood watch program, but when the women opened the car door, police say Ledbetter pulled out a knife and stole her car.

He was arrested at a nearby Quik Trip a few minutes later.

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