Mother carjacked at gunpoint while in Detroit school lot after dropping kid off

Posted at 11:20 AM, May 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-13 11:20:25-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Detroit police are investigating after a mother was carjacked at gunpoint while sitting in the parking lot of a Detroit school shortly after dropping her child off.

According to police, it happened at 9:46 a.m. at Mackenzie Elementary-Middle School on West Chicago in the city.

We're told she was sitting in the parking lot doing something on her cell phone when a suspect approached, pulled out a gun and demanded her vehicle.

The vehicle is a 207 black Chrysler 300 with license plate CNE 2260.

The suspect took off westbound on Chicago and police are still searching for the suspect. They have not given a description of the suspect.