♦ Salisbury Police sources report that Marzell Parker, Jr., 20, of Laura Street in Asheboro, N.C., was the victim of a robbery–other weapon on Wednesday night. Mr. Parker was assaulted with a blunt object by a carjacker in front of 738 Grace Street before the perpetrator forcefully took over Parker’s black Mitsubishi Eclipse and sped away. Shaken by the incident, Mr. Parker sustained no injuries during the hostile takeover. His car, valued at $4,500, was recovered later in the evening.
Two neighbors reported hearing shots fired during the carjacking and claim that officers were picking up shell casings in the street. This not yet officially confirmed.
The carjacking remains under active investigation. No description of the carjacker is yet available.
738 Grace Street, Salisbury, N.C.:
Location 738 Grace Street, Salisbury, N.C.:
Citizens having any knowledge about this crime are urged to call the Salisbury Police at 704-638-5333. If you fear retribution, want to remain anonymous and possibly collect a reward of up to $1,000, information can be submitted 24/7 via the web: http://tips.salisburyrowancrimestoppers.org/ or by calling the Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.
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