Man shot during carjacking in Grand Prairie

Posted Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013  comments  Print Reprints

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A man was shot in the left leg as he ran from a would-be carjacker early Wednesday at a Grand Prairie apartment complex, police said.

The victim was taken to a hospital and was treated and released, Grand Prairie police said.

The incident was reported about 12:30 a.m. at Timber Oaks Apartments in the 7000 block of Timber Oaks Lane.

Investigators said a person walked up to the victim and demanded the keys to his vehicle. The victim fled as the bandit opened fire, police said.

The suspect also ran off.

Anyone with information should call Grand Prairie police at 972-237-8777 or Crime Stoppers at 972-988-8477.

Domingo Ramirez Jr., 817-390-7763

Twitter: @mingoramirezjr

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