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Santa Maria police looking for carjackers who pointed gun at victim

Posted at 5:51 PM, Oct 27, 2018

Santa Maria police are looking for at least two suspected carjackers and the vehicle they stole from a man at gunpoint Friday night.

Police were called to the 100 block of N. Lincoln near the immigration center in Santa Maria for a reported carjacking, SMPD said in a press release Saturday.

The victim reported being forced to the side of the road by another vehicle as a second suspect pulled up in a different vehicle behind the victim.

Police said one of the suspects in the first vehicle pointed a gun at the victim and forced him out of his vehicle.

A suspect in one of the vehicles drove off in the victim’s vehicle, which is a red 1998 Lincoln Town Car. The license plate is 4CUT114.

One of the suspect vehicles is a silver 1994 Dodge Ram truck and the other is a white sedan.

No suspect information was provided.

None of the vehicles has been located and anyone with information about the crime is asked to contact police.