Ventura Police Investigate Carjacking

Friday December 14, 2018

     Ventura police are investigating a carjacking.

   They say that around 6:20 AM Friday morning, a man driving to work at a job site got lost and ended up in the alley off Catalina Street north of Main Street.

   The victim told police the suspect opened the door of the victim's vehicle and forcibly removed the victim from the vehicle and drove off.

   Police say the victim did not report the carjacking until two hours late.

   The vehicle taken in the carjacking is a black Kia Forte with the California license plate of 7UBH919.

   Police are asking anyone who may spot the vehicle to immediately contact their local police and report its location.

   The victim of the carjacking was not injured.