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UPDATE: GBPD provides update on armed carjacking incident

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SUNDAY 5/16/2021 9:50 a.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – The Green Bay Police Department has provided an update regarding the armed carjacking incident that took place on Saturday afternoon in Green Bay.

According to the Department, all parties involved in the incident knew each other. Police say that the incident occurred following a dispute over a vehicle.

Officers confirm with Local 5 that the suspect did pull out a firearm and point it at the victim, during the altercation, however, no shots were fired and no injuries resulted during the incident.

Police report that there is no threat posed to the public.

Original Story: Green Bay P.D. investigate armed carjacking incident

SATURDAY 5/15/2021 3:40 p.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – The Green Bay Police Department is currently investigating an armed carjacking incident that took place on Saturday afternoon.

According to Green Bay Lieutenant, Brad Strouf, at around noon, officials responded to the 900 block of Main Street for an armed carjacking incident.

Lieutenant Strouf tells Local 5 that police are still searching for the suspect who is said to have brandished a handgun and took off with an unidentified person’s car. Lieutenant Strouf confirmed that no shots were fired and no one was reported injured during the incident.

The investigation remains ongoing at this time and no further details have been released. Local 5 will follow this story and provide updates as they become available.

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