For immediate release: August 17, 2016
Attempt to Identify: Carjacking Suspect
The Independence Police Department is requesting assistance in an investigation into an incident that occurred this morning (08-17-2016) at 6:20 am at the Quik Trip at 17815 E. 39th Street S in Independence, MO.
The victim pulled up to a parking spot to air up the tires on her vehicle. When she exited and went to the passenger side of the vehicle, a suspect approached, got in the vehicle and drove off. The victim opened the passenger door and was knocked to the ground and run over as the suspect fled in her vehicle.
The vehicle is a Black colored, 2005 Chrysler Pacifica mini-van. The license plate is Missouri KB0Z9K
Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect or the location of the vehicle is asked to contact the TIPS Hotline (816) 474-TIPS or IPD tips at (816) 325-7777 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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