LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Police are investigating an attempted car jacking that occurred in the early morning hours on Friday in Lee’s Summit, Mo.
Police said the victim was parked at gas pumps at the 7-11 located in the 900 block of SW Oldham Parkway when he was approached by a man with a gun. The armed suspect demanded the man to give up his vehicle. Police said as the suspect entered the driver’s side of the car, the victim entered the passenger side and began struggling with the suspect. The suspect lost control of the vehicle and veered ff the road.
The suspect ran away and took off in another vehicle that was waiting in the parking lot. He was last seen headed south on SW Ward Road. The victim was not injured in the incident.