Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Columbia police are searching for the person who carjacked a woman outside a Columbia gym Monday morning.
Officers say around 7 a.m., a 69-year-old woman was leaving the Planet Fitness at 7531 Garners Ferry Road when an armed man approached her. The man demanded her vehicle, a white 2014 Ford Escape, and left drove away with her vehicle.
She was not hurt. Her purse, however, was still in the vehicle.
The stolen vehicle had a Utah license plate with tag number W066SV. It also had tinted windows.
Anyone with information about the crime are encouraged to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.