2 sought in armed robbery, carjacking at Hollywood Gateway Inn

Victim injured, treated at Memorial Regional Hospital

By Paradise Afshar - Digital Editor
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HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - Hollywood police are seeking two people who committed an Oct. 19 armed robbery and carjacking at the Hollywood Gateway Inn.

The incident took place at about 12:26 p.m. at 2900 Polk Street.

Police said the victim was approached by a man and a woman who asked him for a ride. When he refused, the pair then demanded the victim's vehicle, and the woman took the victim's keys and entered his vehicle.

While the victim struggled to keep the woman from taking the car, the man began attacking the victim with a knife, police said.

The man and woman then dragged the victim onto the roadway and fled in the victim's vehicle, police said. 

The victim was taken to Memorial Regional Hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS. 

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