Police investigate armed carjacking at local car wash

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HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas (KWTX) Police are investigating after man armed with a pistol stole a vehicle from two men at a Harker Heights car wash.

The carjacking was reported at around 3 a.m. Tuesday.

The men told officers they went to the car wash in the area of Pan American Drive and Indian Trail early Tuesday morning, police spokesman Steve Miller said Wednesday.

They said a man they recognized approached them from a nearby hotel, displayed a pistol, got behind the wheel and drove off.

Police didn’t immediately release a description of the suspect.