Police searching for suspect who carjacked San Pedro Amazon driver, stole packages

 An image of an Amazon delivery truck as photographed on March 18, 2020.
An image of an Amazon delivery truck as photographed on March 18, 2020. Photo credit Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

SAN PEDRO, LOS ANGELES (KNX) — The Los Angeles Police Department is searching for the suspect who carjacked an Amazon delivery driver in San Pedro and drove off with the packages inside.

It happened at 6 p.m. on Monday at West 12th Street near Daniels Field.

Police said the suspect approached the driver, pointed a gun at the driver before getting in the van and driving off.

The Amazon driver was not hurt.

The van was found a short time later a few blocks away. Police said the packages inside the van were stolen. It’s unclear how many packages were inside the van at the time of the robbery.

A description of the suspect has not been disclosed.

Anyone with information is asked to call LAPD Harbor Area detectives at 310-726-7900.

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