Police arrest 1, seek additional suspect in Carmel carjacking

Police arrested one man and are still searching for another after a report of a carjacking in northwest Carmel the morning of Jan. 3.
At 7:12 a.m., the Carmel Police Dept. responded to a reported carjacking in the 300 block of Haydn Drive near 146th Street and Springmill Road.
The victim, who was not named by police, told officers that two light-skinned black males approached him and demanded his 2019 Chevrolet Traverse and wallet. The suspects displayed a handgun but did not fire it, police said. The two men fled in the stolen vehicle.
Officers could not immediately locate the vehicle, but it was discovered a short while later by the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Dept. on the northwest side of Indianapolis. The two men fled on foot, and one was captured.
Marcus Dontae Pryor, 19, of Indianapolis is facing charges of armed robbery, auto theft, resisting law enforcement, intimidation and theft.
Anyone with information on the incident or the whereabouts of the second suspect is asked to contact CPD at 317-571-2580 or Crime Stoppers at 317-215-5900.

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