Masked man steals woman's car at gunpoint near Cardinal Ritter High School

Posted at 5:40 PM, Sep 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-19 17:43:39-04

INDIANAPOLIS -- A masked man stole an Indianapolis woman's car at gunpoint early Monday morning on the near-northwest side.

The woman reported the theft just after 5:00 a.m. in the 3300 block of Congress Avenue, near Cardinal Ritter High School.

The woman told police she was coming home from work when a man wearing a mask approached her with a gun and took her car, a brown 2000 Ford Taurus.

The suspect was described as a black male in his early 20s. The woman wasn't injured in the carjacking.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 262-TIPS.