Couple carjack red truck, license plate 5Y02197

Posted at 10:50 AM, Apr 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-24 06:35:57-04

An early morning carjacking in San Ysidro is being investigated by San Diego police Saturday.

It happened shortly before 2 a.m. at 333 E. San Ysidro Blvd., when a man was accosted while getting into his pickup truck, San Diego police Sgt. David Jennings said.

A man and a woman pulled the victim from a red, 1998 Dodge Dakota and drove off toward a freeway, Jennings said.

The suspects were described as a Hispanic man in his 30s, wearing a gray jacket and tan pants, and a Hispanic woman in her 30s.

The truck had a California license plate with the number 5Y02197. The San Diego Police Robbery Unit is handling the investigation.

Anyone with information on the carjacking is urged to call the San Diego Police non-emergency line at 619-531-2000.