2 masked gunmen kidnap man, rob his friend, drive away in stolen vehicles

Police say ordeal began when man forced into car at Vegas Cabaret in Lauderhill

SUNRISE, Fla. – Two masked gunmen are responsible for a robbery and kidnapping that began in Lauderhill, police said.

Lauderhill police said a man was forced into his own car at Vegas Cabaret and forced to drive to a home in Sunrise, where the gunmen made the man call his friend and convince him to come outside.

Police said the gunmen robbed the resident and drove off in a white Mercedes-Benz SUV and a Ford Mustang.

Fort Lauderdale police later found an abandoned Mercedes-Benz SUV matching the description of the stolen vehicle.

Nobody was injured during the ordeal.

The kidnapping victim's car was towed from the Sunrise home.

Lauderhill, Sunrise and Fort Lauderdale police are now investigating.

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