LAKEWOOD, Ohio (WOIO) - Two carjackings early Wednesday morning are believed to have been committed by the same two suspects, according to police.
The first carjacking happened around 4 a.m. in the 17000 block of Waterbury Avenue in Maple Heights.
The victim, a Lyft driver, told police when he stopped his car, one suspect pulled out a gun and hit him on the head.
They then fled in the victim’s blue Subaru Outback.
A Lakewood woman was carjacked at gunpoint around 6:30 a.m. in the 13000 block of Detroit Avenue.
She told police two suspects approached her and one hit her on the head with a gun before driving away in her Honda Civic.
Lakewood police said the suspects first tried to carjack a resident on Delaware Avenue, but were scared off when the car owner sounded the horn.
Anyone with information is asked to call Lakewood police at 216-521-6773 or Maple Heights police at 216-587-9624, firstname.lastname@example.org.