LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) – The Lincoln Police Department said a teenager was held up at gunpoint while a group of strangers stole his car.
Around 12:30 a.m. on Monday, officers were called to an area of Capital Beach Boulevard, in West Lincoln, on a report of an auto theft.
LPD said the 17-year old victim told responding officers that he was there meeting with a friend and while they were talking outside his car, they were approached by three men he didn’t know.
The teen told officers one man had a gun and demanded his belongings. LPD said the 17-year-old was hit in the head and handed over his car keys, then ran away.
Investigators are searching for a blue 2002 Audi four-door car. If you have information about this case, you’re asked to call investigators at (402) 441-6000.
The loss is roughly $6,500 and the teen did have injuries, according to LPD.
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