CORPUS CHRISTI – Corpus Christi police were on a manhunt tonight in the city’s Westside. Officers were looking for a person they say was involved in an aggravated robbery carjacking.
Monday evening a little before 7:00 p.m., CCPD received a call that an armed carjacking took place in the 4100 block of Carlton.
The suspect was spotted at a convenience store on Baldwin and Morgan Avenue a few minutes later. Police made their way towards him when he then took off running. Officers lost him in the neighborhood behind the convenience store and used K-9 units in the search.
The suspect has not been captured and is considered armed and dangerous. He was wearing a red shirt and jeans and had a semi-automatic weapon.
According to police, the carjacking victim is fine. The suspect is facing charges of aggravated robbery carjacking and evading arrest.