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Search underway for four men after carjacking in north Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police in Charlotte are searching for four people involved in an armed robbery and carjacking that happened Wednesday night.

Around 8 p.m. a man was driving on Senior Drive when he stopped at a stop sign at LaSalle Street, near Beatties Ford Road. While the driver was stopped, a man jumped into the car and forced him to drive a short distance. 

The victim was then able to get out of the car and run away as three other men got into the car. Police say one of the men had a handgun.

The car, a Toyota Camry, was found unoccupied on Augusta Street.

Officers were still searching for the four people involved as of 9 p.m.

Anyone with information about the incident should call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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