HAYWARD -- Police are investigating an armed robbery and a carjacking that took place late Wednesday night in the city.

No one was injured in the incident that took place at 11:30 p.m., said Lt. Roger Keener.

Officers responded to the 26400 block of Gading Road for a report of a man held at gunpoint, Keener said.

The victim told police he was exiting his silver 2004 Toyota Corolla when a male suspect approached him, pointed a handgun at the him and demanded his wallet and car keys, Keener said.

The victim complied and the suspect fled in the victim's car with this California license plate number: 5CUB480.

A description of the suspect was not immediately available.

Anyone with information about this incident can call police at 510-293-7000 or at the anonymous tip line at 510-293-7197.

Contact Natalie Neysa Alund at 510-293-2469. Follow her at Twitter.com/nataliealund.



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