93 Year-Old Tuskegee Airman Is Robbed and Then Carjacked While Lost in North St. Louis (Update)

A 93 year-old Tuskegee Airman got lost in North St. Louis on Sunday night while driving to his daughter’s home.

The airman first got robbed. Then when he stopped to ask two men for help they took his car and left him on the street.
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Tuskegee Airmen class of 45 (Austin Peay)

Authorities are asking for help in identifying the suspects.


FOX 2 Now reported:

A 93-year-old Tuskegee Airman had his car stolen and was robbed in two separate incidents on Sunday night. The robbery happened Sunday at McPherson and Sarah in North St. Louis

Police say the victim got lost while driving to his daughter’s home Sunday night at around 11:30pm. The 93-year-old man pulled over to call his daughter. A man approached and entered the victim’s vehicle. The suspect took cash from the victim’s pant pocket. The suspect then got into another vehicle and left the scene…

…The victim then drove to the intersection of Walton and Page. The elderly man got out of his car and asked two black males for help. They got into his car and drove away.

Police are looking for the three suspects in the two separate incidents. The victim was driving a Maroon 2012 Honda Accord Sedan with Missouri license plate: AA2K8R.

UPDATE: The St. Louis Cardinals offered to aid the airman today and his car was recovered.

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