MENU

Police recover vehicle in reported River Arts District carjacking

poster_ff22258176604c9dae6c58d806e1e20c.png

Police say they've recovered a vehicle that was taken during a reported carjacking in the River Arts District. (Photo credit: WLOS Staff)

Police say they've recovered a vehicle that was taken during a reported carjacking in the River Arts District.

Matt Curless says he was forced to pull over by an SUV with four men inside during the early morning hours on Monday.

He says he was assaulted and his car was taken at gunpoint.

Curless said he grabbed two cellphones from the passenger side of the SUV. He said he then ran toward the bridge on Haywood Road, called 911 and hid until police arrived.

Asheville police say no arrests have been made in the case.

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER