Carjacker steals SUV at West Alton gas station, hits owner with his own car

Published: Jun. 8, 2022 at 12:06 PM CDT
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ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV) - Police in St. Charles County are searching for a carjacking suspect who allegedly hit a man at a gas station Tuesday morning.

At 6:30 a.m., a man drove his 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee to a gas station in the 14700 block of Highway 67 in West Alton. The man left his SUV unattended at the pump. Police said a man jump inside the SUV and started to drive off. The suspect then hit the car owner who tried to stop the carjacking.

The man was in his 20s with a medium build with a black hoodie and black and white shoes. He was last seen driving the stolen SUV southbound on U.S. Highway 67.

Anyone with information should call 636-949-3002.