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Newport News police searching for robbery, carjacking suspect

Posted at 5:06 PM, Nov 04, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-04 23:21:23-05

Newport News, Va. - Police need your help tracking down a man wanted for robbery and carjacking.

Patrick D. Smith

Patrick D. Smith

They're looking for Patrick D. Smith, 23.  He's 5'7" and weighs about 150 pounds.

According to police, Smith robbed two people at gunpoint on Lucas Creek Rd. and then took off in their car.

It happened on Sept. 13.

He's currently wanted for 2 counts of robbery, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, possession of a firearm by a felon and carjacking.

He should be considered armed and dangerous.  If you know where he is, you can submit a tip to police through Crime Line by either calling or texting.

  • Call: 1-888-LOCK-U-UP
  • Text: "CRIMES" (274637) beginning the message with "NNPDTIPS"