HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, Friday, March 13, 2020
Columbia, 21045: 6600 block of Cradlerock Way, March 12 12:41 p.m.
An adult female victim reported that she was sitting in her parked vehicle when a male suspect with his face partially covered approached, entered the vehicle, and displayed a handgun. The suspect stole a key fob before fleeing on foot. No one was injured. The investigation is ongoing.
SUSPECT: black male in his late teens, 5’9” with a skinny build wearing a black hoodie and black pants
I am not sure why this is classified as “Carjacking” and not “Robbery” based on the description noted above…but HCPD knows this stuff better than I do so I defer to their judgement on the classification of this incident.