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Hillsborough County detectives asking for public's help locating carjacking suspects

Posted at 3:08 PM, Nov 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-25 03:30:31-05

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. — Detectives are asking for the public's help locating the suspects of a carjacking on Friday.

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said around 9:30 a.m., a victim was followed by a four-door Ford pickup truck. The victim said she was attacked by the male driver and female passenger in the truck.

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Another person, 24-year-old Antony Andrade, exited the Ford pickup and entered the victim's vehicle, then fled the scene.

The victim's phone was still in her vehicle, which allowed her to track her vehicle with GPS. She then provided the location to the sheriff's office.

The victim's vehicle was recovered at the intersection of W Hillsborough Ave. and Elliott Drive. Andrade was still in the car and was later arrested.

Detectives are still looking for the driver and passenger of the Ford pickup, as they were also involved in the carjacking.

Officials said the driver was around 5'5, 180 pounds with a brown hair ponytail. He was last seen wearing a black shirt.

The passenger was around 5'3, 130 pounds and was last seen wearing a purple tank top and blue jeans.

The vehicle was described as a lifted Ford F250 or F350 with black deadlock wheels.

If anyone has any information on the incident, you are asked to contact the Sheriff's Office.