Police Release Surveillance Photos in Tallahassee Carjacking

Police Release Surveillance Photos in Tallahassee Carjacking
Posted at 2:20 PM, Oct 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-12 14:20:00-04

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) - Tallahassee Police Department said that they have located and released surveillance photos from a carjacking involving two suspects.

Officers said that the carjacking occurred the night of Sept. 16th in the 300 block of Conradi Street. They said that the victim was making their way home when he was approached by two men. 

Police said that the suspects tried  to start a conversation with the victim before pulling a gun and forcing the victim back into his own car.They said the suspects forced the victim to drive to several places before he was able to jump from the car as it slowed. 

After the victim jumped out, the suspect slid in to the vacant driver's seat and left with the car. Police said the car was located later on and that no one was injured.

The victim described the first suspect as a black man, with short hair around 6'1 who weighs about 190 pounds and has tattoos on both arms. The second suspect was described as a black male around 5'6 in his late teens with chin length dreads.

TPD is asking anyone with information about this incident to contact them at (850) 891-4200 or via CrimeStoppers at (850) 574-TIPS.