Police: Victim robbed, carjacked in parking lot of Home Depot
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro police are searching for two suspects who allegedly robbed a man in the parking lot of a Home Depot store before driving off with the victim’s minivan.
Police said they met with the victim shortly after 9:15 p.m. at the Home Depot at 2912 South Elm-Eugene St.
The victim told police he was leaving the parking lot in his van when two suspects approached the vehicle. One of the suspects, who was armed with a gun, got in the front seat of the van while the second suspect, who was armed with a knife, got in the back seat, the victim reported.
The suspects reportedly forced the victim into the back seat of the van before robbing him of an undisclosed amount of cash and property.
The victim reported the suspects then drove his van down West Elmsley Drive before pushing him out of the vehicle. The suspects drove away in an unknown direction.
The first suspect is described as a white male who was wearing a blue baseball hat at the time of the incident. He is described as being 32 years old, but he was not identified.
The vehicle is described as a burgundy 2004 Ford Windstar with N.C. registration “ALW6898.”
No ample description was provided for the second suspect.
Anyone with further information is asked to call police or Crimestoppers.