Man wanted for carjacking and assault in Norfolk

Posted at 4:47 PM, Nov 23, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-23 16:47:39-05

Norfolk, Va. – A man is wanted for assault and carjacking in Norfolk.

Police say they went out to the scene at 8:30 p.m. on November 21st.

They say the robbery happened in the 1200 block of Matoaka Street.

When they got there, police spoke to two victims. One of them was suffering from minor injuries. Medics treated the victim on the scene.

Police say the robber approached the victims while they were in their parked vehicle.

They say he pointed a gun at them and demanded personal items from them.  He then hit one of them with the gun and forced them out of the vehicle.

He then took off in the victim’s car.

The suspect has been described as a black male with a dark complexion and medium build, approximately 20-25 years of age, 5’10”-6’0” in height, wearing a dark beanie cap and a light blue denim jacket.

If you know anything about this crime, please call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.