Chapel Hill, N.C. — 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