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Police investigate carjacking - Toongabbie

Wednesday, 24 March 2021 04:57:16 AM

Police are searching for three men following an armed carjacking in Sydney’s west overnight.

About 12.15am (Wednesday 25 March 2021), a 20-year-old man was sitting in his white VW Golf on Junia Street, Toongabbie, when three unknown men - armed with knives - approached the car and forced him out.

The men entered the car and drove off along Junia Street.

The man was not injured and ran home before contacting police.

Officers from the Blacktown Police Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

About 2am patrolling officers noticed the vehicle travelling along Rossvale Street, Toongabbie, and initiated a pursuit, which was terminated shortly afterwards in Leabons Lane, Blacktown, due to the manner of driving.

The armed men were described as having thin to medium builds, and their faces covered with bandanas.

Investigations are continuing and anyone with information about the vehicle or their drivers is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.