Carjacking

Carjacking outside Chapel Hill Planet Fitness leaves some members on edge :: WRAL.com

— A carjacking outside a Planet Fitness in Chapel Hill early Wednesday morning has some people worried.

Chapel Hill police officers responded to the incident just before 5 a.m.

“We’re so glad the victim wasn’t harmed. She did what is recommended to protect yourself; belongings can be replaced,” said Ran Northam, Chapel Hill’s community safety spokesman.

Police said a woman was approached by two men while she was in her car. The men reportedly threatened her with handguns and stole her vehicle. A third man fled the scene in a gold-colored, four-door sedan that dropped off the first two men.

“I’ve been in Chapel Hill my whole life, and it’s not something I hear often, so very shocking” said Planet Fitness member Cerry Ramsey.

Ramsey said the neighborhood where the Planet Fitness is located has always been quiet.

“I’ve never felt

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