Car stolen at gunpoint in Browne's Addition - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Car stolen at gunpoint in Browne's Addition

SPOKANE, Wash. - Police are looking for the suspect in a Tuesday morning carjacking in Browne's Addition.

Around 6 a.m., police say a man was getting out of his car near 4th and Chestnut when another man came up to him, pointed a pistol at him and took his car. Police searched the area but were unable to locate the Subaru Outback Legacy station wagon.

Police say the suspect is a white or hispanic man, 5'10", with a medium build and in his 30s.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call 242-TIPS, however if you see the car, please call 911 and do not approach it as the suspect is considered armed and dangerous.

The car has the license plate number 157XCO.

According to the Spokane Crime Map, there have been 8 other incidents of car theft within a quarter mile of 4th and Chestnut since September 2008. Additionally, there has been 4 other incidents of vehicle prowling in that same area.

There have been 15 assaults within a quarter mile of that location as well since September 2008.

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