Toledo carjacker steals, then burns vehicle

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TOLEDO (WTOL) - Toledo police are looking for a carjacker who they say burned the vehicle only hours after taking it.

Police say a man, on his way home from work, was walking out of a carry-out in the 800 block of Byrne St. around 6 a.m..

Once in his car, a man running out of a nearby neighborhood jumped in his passenger's seat. He said the suspect was wearing a ski mask, had a gun and told him to get out.

A short time later, the car was located on South Blvd. The interior had been burned out.