Multiple carjackings reported at UNM | KOB 4

Multiple carjackings reported at UNM

Meg Hilling
October 08, 2018 06:26 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.— A person, who has been arrested, is accused of carjacking UNM students.


However, police are still looking for two other suspects they believe forced students out of their car at the A Lot on Redondo.

"It did shock me into reality to say, ‘hey you know what, be extra cautious and take precautions to protect yourself,’" said Shaya Golafshani, who attends the university.

According to investigators, 18-year-old Scott Aaron Gibbs was one of three men who carjacked three UNM students at gunpoint Friday.

Police say Gibbs and the two other suspects demanded the victims’ keys, phones and wallets.

According to UNM’s president, there was a similar incident reported on Las Lomas, east of Yale on Sept. 30.

No one was hurt in either carjacking.


Meg Hilling

Copyright 2018 KOB-TV LLC, a Hubbard Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved

Comment on Facebook

Share 4 - News Tips - Photos - Videos
  Share a News Tip, Story Idea, Photo, Video


Relay Media Amp



Dona Ana County man accused of trying to set his mom on fire

Clovis library shooter to be sentenced as an adult

Members of Congress want answers on death of Guatemalan girl

'Laverne & Shirley' star, 'Big' director Penny Marshall dies

Judge delays Flynn sentencing, 'not hiding disgust' at crime