DETROIT (WWJ) – Detroit police are checking surveillance footage after two elderly women were carjacked in the parking garage at Motor City Casino.
Officers say it happened at 5:30 a.m. Thursday as the women were leaving. A suspect approached the women, pulled out a gun and forced them inside their PT Cruiser.READ MORE: Michigan Reports 7,505 New COVID-19 Cases, 118 Deaths
The terrified victims told police they were forced to drive around in the car with the suspect before they were dropped off. A Good Samaritan gave them a ride to the Second Predict where they reported the crime.READ MORE: Preserving Legacy, Sister’s Return To Revitalize Childhood Neighborhood, After Seeing Increase In Blight
Police said the women were frightened but not physically hurt. Some cash and personal items were taken.
The suspect made off in the Red PT Cruiser, with the license plate AEW 319.MORE NEWS: MDOT: Here's A List Of Weekend Construction In Metro Detroit
Anyone with any information about this crime is asked to call Detroit police at 313-267-4600.