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Police looking for suspects in carjacking and robbery of woman

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Police are looking for two suspects who allegedly carjacked a woman, forced her to drive around for 5 hours, and stole money from her purse.

The 29-year-old woman told police that a man approached her with a gun while she was stopped in traffic in east Honolulu around  4:30 p.m. Tuesday. The suspect ordered the woman to  drive to several locations, then told her to get out of her car into another woman’s car, before driving the victim home and releasing her at 9:30 p.m.

Police opened a first-degree robbery and kidnapping investigation and are looking for the man and woman. Police said the suspects also took money from the victim’s purse.

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