* Women responding to online dating AD robbed of her car at gunpoint
Published by Staff Writer on January 11, 2011
A woman who thought she was meeting a date was held at gunpoint and had her car stolen in Vallejo on Monday night, a police sergeant said.The woman, 25, met the suspect through an online dating service, Sgt. Jeff Bassett said.She talked to him on the phone at about 9 p.m. and thought she was meeting him to go out for dinner, Bassett said.The victim borrowed her friend’s Kia Spectra and drove to a home in the Meadows neighborhood just south of American Canyon, Bassett said.When she arrived at the door, a man grabbed her by the hair and pulled her inside, Bassett said. There were two men inside and one was armed with a gun, Bassett said.The suspects took the victim’s car and fled, he said.Police are still searching for the suspects, described as two black men about 25 years old. One, described as 5 feet 10 inches tall and about 170 pounds, has dreadlocks and tattoos on his neck, Bassett said.The car is a black 2008 Kia Spectra with Oregon license plate No. AAG0652.Anyone who spots the vehicle is urged to call 911.
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