Police investigating armed carjacking near East Towne Mall

Madison Police Daylight

MADISON, Wis. — Police are investigating an armed carjacking that happened near East Towne Mall late Wednesday morning.

In an incident report, the city’s police department said a woman was getting into her car at a sandwich shop in the 1700 block of Thierer Road around 11:30 a.m. The carjacker reportedly demanded the woman’s keys and showed a handgun.

Police spokesperson Stephanie Fryer said the woman was not hurt.

Officers are still investigating the incident.