A man in his fifties is hospitalized with multiple gunshot wounds after police say he was shot during a carjacking early today, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports.
Police say the man got into his pickup near his home on Cosgrove St, which is on the southeast side, and found himself staring down the barrel of a gun, held by a man who had hidden in his car. The carjacker forced the victim to drive to the parking lot of Page Middle School, about ten blocks away.
When they arrived, the carjacker forced the victim out of the pickup and shot him several times. He was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.
The carjacker drove away in the pickup and remains at large.