Woman carjacked at Papa John’s on Route 4

Harmony Plaza shopping center on Ogletown Stanton Road
Harmony Plaza shopping center on Ogletown Stanton Road (Photo: Google maps)

OGLETOWN, DELAWARE (3/1/2016) A carjacking in the parking lot of Papa John’s Pizza is under investigation by Delaware State Police.

The crime happened about 8 p.m. Saturday in the parking lot at 4140 Ogletown Stanton Road (Route 4), in the Harmony Plaza shopping center, police reported Monday.

A woman was approached from behind by a man with a gun who demanded the keys to her car. She complied and he fled in the 2005 Toyota Corolla. The victim was not injured.

The carjacker was described as black, 18-25 years old and about 5-feet-9. He was wearing a light grey jacket.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Jonathon Packard at 302-834-8434.

Tips also may be submitted anonymously through Delaware Crime Stoppers, which offers rewards, at 800-847-3333 or www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.