Tempe PD: Man assaulted, carjacked at Arizona Mills mall

Posted at 6:14 PM, Apr 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-08 01:32:41-04

Tempe police say they are investigating a carjacking at Arizona Mills mall. 

The incident happened Saturday evening at the mall near Interstate 10 and Baseline Road. 

According to police, the victim, a man in his 40's, had arrived at the mall to sell a vehicle and when the suspect arrived, he reportedly showed a handgun and struck the victim in the head. 

Police say the victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was not transported to the hospital. 

The suspect is described as a Hispanic man who was wearing a white t-shirt and black pants, police said.

According to police, the stolen vehicle is a 2005 silver Nissan 350z.

No further information was immediately available.