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Calgary police searching for suspect after carjacking at northwest gas station

Police are investigating after a carjacking at a Calgary Safeway gas station on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019.
Police are investigating after a carjacking at a Calgary Safeway gas station on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019. Global News

Calgary police are searching for a man wanted in connection with a carjacking on Saturday morning.

It happened at the Safeway gas station at 99 Crowfoot Crescent N.W. around 7:15 a.m.

According to police, the victim was filling up his vehicle at the pump when the suspect approached, threatened him with a screw driver and demanded the car.

The suspect fled in the victim’s blue 2001 Toyota Echo.

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Police are looking for a man described as being between 25 and 35 years old, with a slim build and blonde hair.

The suspect was wearing a black baseball cap, blue jeans and a black jacket, police said.

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There were no injuries in the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Calgary Police Service.