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Two men sought in carjacking

Two men sought in carjacking

(Cleveland) -- Cleveland police are investigating an Aggravated Robbery/Motor Vehicle/Felonious Assault incident which occurred at approximately 2:00 p.m. Tuesday in Kerruish Park off Lee Road.

Police interviewed the victim, 56-year-old Anthony Burnside, who says he went to Kerruish Park to meet with two males. The relationship between the victim and the suspects is still under investigation, as is the reason for the meeting.  There are unconfirmed reports the victim was selling fireworks.

The victim reported that upon meeting with the males he exited his vehicle near the pavilion area. At this time, one of the males did pull out a gun and demanded victim’s property. Victim reports that he was then pistol whipped and suspects took his vehicle, upon driving off, they shot at him. The victim was treated and released at an area hospital.

Police are looking for a 1998 Chrysler Concord 4 Door, Gold. Ohio Plate: FLG6012

Both suspects are described as black males with dark complexions and “low” “fade” haircuts. Both suspects reportedly are missing several front teeth. One suspect is 5’10”/170 wearing a dark t-shirt and gray shorts and the second is 5’10”/200 wearing a yellow shirt.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact the Fourth District Detective Bureau at 216-623-5418. Anonymous information can be provided via Crimestoppers.

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