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Yakima Sheriff's Office Looking for Car Thief who Threatened Owner

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YAKIMA, WA - Yakima Sheriff's Deputies say they're looking for a man who threatened a woman and stole her car Wednesday morning. 

Investigators say around 7:45AM, a 21-year-old woman was in her driveway at her home on the 8300 block of Ahtanum Road, when a man grabbed her around her neck, and demanded her car keys. 

The woman told deputies the man indicated he had a gun, but she didn't see one. Deputies say the woman handed over her keys and the man drove off in her dark blue 2007 GMC Acadia with Washington license plates #AHX6173.

Investigators say the man is white or Hispanic with light skin, wearing black clothing and a hoodie.

The woman also told deputies she last saw the car driving away eastbound on Ahtanum Road.

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