UNION, Mo. (KMOV.com) – The Union Police Department is searching for a suspect in connection with a carjacking in Union Tuesday.
Police said the suspect jumped into the passenger side of a woman’s white Mazda minivan and demanded her to drive near the intersection of Highway 50 and Old Highway 50 around 12:30 p.m.
As the car approached a stop sign, the man exited the vehicle and ran towards nearby parked cars. The woman, then, exited her vehicle to close the passenger side door that was left open.
The suspect ran back towards the victim’s vehicle, got into the driver’s seat and drove off.
The suspect was last seen heading westbound on Highway 50.
Police said the suspect is described as a white male, believed to be in his 20s, with short brown hair.
The stolen vehicle has Missouri license plates of ‘1CG75’.
If anyone has information regarding this incident or has information regarding the location of this vehicle, please contact the Union Police Department at 636-583-3700.
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