WINNIPEG - An unsuspecting man who arranged online to meet someone selling an item he wanted, instead the man was car-jacked at gun point.
On Monday night Police met with a 36-year-old man, who, after responding to an online advertisement, went to a pre-arranged location in the Dufferin area to purchase an electronic item. During the meeting, the would-be seller pulled a gun and ordered the victim to walk away from his vehicle. The suspect then fled with the victim's blue, 2004, 4-door Ford Explorer.
The victim was not injured.
Anyone with information that may assist police is asked to call 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).