MIDLOTHIAN – The Midlothian Police Department is trying to identify the suspect involved in an attempted carjacking at about 9:30 a.m. Feb. 8.

According to Lt. Garland Wolf, an unknown black male brandishing a gun entered into the intersection of northbound Midlothian Parkway and U.S. Highway 287 westbound service and attempted to carjack the victims.

“Several witnesses saw the attempted aggravated robbery and called police as did the victims,” Wolf said in a statement about the incident. “The carjacking was unsuccessful and a ground search of the area was conducted (however) the suspect was not located.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact the department’s criminal investigation division at 972-775-3333.

Contact JoAnn at joann@wninews.com or 469-517-1452.