Man carjacked at red light on west side

James David Dickson
The Detroit News

Detroit — Police are investigating after a 26-year-old man was carjacked at gunpoint early Tuesday while sitting at a red light on Detroit's west side.

The carjacking took place about midnight at Schoolcraft and West Outer Drive.

Police say the victim was at a red light, sitting in his 2006 white Ford F-350, when an armed man approached and ordered him out of the truck at gunpoint.

The victim complied. The suspect took the wheel and fled. The stolen F-350 was last spotted headed east on Schoolcraft.