(WTAE) — Pittsburgh police are investigating an attempted armed carjacking that ended with the alleged carjacker giving up and running away on Shetland Street in the Larimer/Lincoln-Lemington area.

Police said that on January 16th around 5:35 p.m., a 20-year-old man said he had stopped at his house to drop off food for his grandmother and had left his friend waiting inside his running vehicle.

The gunman approached as the driver ran into the house. According to police, the gunman then ordered the victim’s friend, who was still waiting inside the vehicle, to get out of the car.

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