Mobile Police is asking for the public's help in identifying a man they say is connected to a carjacking which took place on Thursday, February 1. Photo: MPD
The victim's car is described as a white 2010 Buick Lucerne with the tag, "8PA4". (Click to enlarge)
Jody Gregory Clarke (Mobile County Metro Jail)
MOBILE, AL (WALA) -
UPDATE: According to Charlette Solis with the Mobile Police Department, carjacking suspect Jody Clarke has been arrested. In a press release on Wednesday, February 14, Solis said Clarke was spotted walking in the parking lot of Roadway Inn located at 5448 Inn Road. Clarke was taken into custody by officers and faces additional charges for being possession of a controlled substance and brass knuckles. The stolen vehicle taken during the carjacking has not be located.
The Mobile Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a man they say is connected to a carjacking which took place on Thursday, February 1.
According to police, the 67-year-old victim pulled into the Express Mart located at 6075 Old Pascagoula Road to get gas at approximately 7:50 p.m.
They say while the victim was pumping gas, the male suspect (wearing a white jacket with green and yellow designs on it, a green shirt, and white pants) approached the victim and asked for a ride. The victim agreed. While driving near Windy Will Circle South and Rossmere Road, police say the suspect punched the victim in the face, demanded his wallet and forced him out of the vehicle. The suspect drove away in the victim’s vehicle.
Anyone with information on who this suspect is should call 208-7211.