Police hunting for alleged armed carjacker in West Seattle

SEATTLE -- An armed carjacker is on the loose after robbing a man at gunpoint and taking his truck early Tuesday near the West Seattle Golf Course, according to the Seattle Police Department.

The victim had just finished parking his silver 1993 Ford F150 at 28th Avenue Southwest and Southwest Nevada Street around 2 a.m. when he was approached by a man with a gun.

According to police, the man pointed the gun at the victim and took his wallet, cellphone and keys before driving off eastbound on Nevada Street in the victim's truck.

A search conducted by the Seattle Police Department, King County Sheriff's Office and Washington State Patrol failed to turn up the alleged carjacker.