FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Multiple law enforcement agencies are investigating an overnight armed kidnapping and robbery.
As a man was leaving the Vegas Cabaret, at 5428 N University Drive, early Wednesday morning he was approached by two masked men who were armed. They forced him into his vehicle and ordered him to drive to a friend’s house in Sunrise where they stole cash and jewelry.READ MORE: Rude Awakening For Elderly Couple, Slightly Hurt After Car Slams Into Miramar Home
According to police, two vehicles then pulled up and the armed men jumped into a white Mercedes Benz and drove off.READ MORE: SpaceX Crew Arrives At Cape Canaveral Ahead Of Thursday's Earth Day Launch
A short time later, Fort Lauderdale police called Lauderhill police for assistance after two men bailed out of a white Mercedes Benz at NW 33rd way and 18th Court.
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Police are trying to determine if the white Mercedes Benz in Lauderhill was the same one used during the armed robbery in Sunrise.