GATES, N.Y. (WROC) — Officers from the Gates Police Department are investigating after an armed carjacking in the town Tuesday morning.

According to Gates police, officers were called to Poplar Gardens at Spencerport Road around 4:30 a.m. They found a man who they believe was hit in the head with a firearm during a gunpoint carjacking.

The victim told investigators he believed two people followed him home from work in a grey Nissan. Police found that vehicle on Spencerport Road and determined it had been stolen in Rochester earlier that evening.

The victim was treated for his injuries at the scene.


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