Police have made an arrest in the June carjacking of a 69-year-old woman outside a Columbia gym, according to the Columbia Police Department.
Michael Dashawn Davis, 21, is charged with carjacking and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.
Officers say around 69-year-old woman was leaving the Planet Fitness at 7531 Garners Ferry Road around 7 a.m. on June 19 when an armed man approached her. The man demanded her vehicle, a white 2014 Ford Escape, and drove away with her vehicle.
She was not hurt. Her purse, however, was still in the vehicle.
Davis is housed at the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center (ASGDC) on a $75,000 bond.