MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Police have apprehended a man who was driving a car reported stolen during an armed carjacking earlier in the day.
Miami-Dade police Detective Alvaro Zabaleta said two gunmen pulled a woman out of her 2010 Lexus ES 350 about 5 a.m. on Quail Roost Drive and drove away with the car.
A few hours later, Zabaleta said, police received a call about a Lexus that looked like it might have been involved in a crash at Southwest 103rd Terrace and Southwest 123rd Avenue. Officers found an armed man sitting in the car.
Officers swarmed the car and took the suspect into custody.
A records check revealed that the car had been stolen during a carjacking.
Zabaleta said the suspect was not cooperating with police.