Woman robbed at gunpoint after suspect gives her a ride

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Colorado Springs police said a woman was robbed at gunpoint Friday afternoon after asking the suspect for a ride.

Police said it happened just before 5 p.m. on East Platte Avenue near Circle Drive.

The victim told police she took note of the rear license plate after she was ordered out of the car at gunpoint.

The vehicle was later found in the 2400-block of East St. Vrain Street, where police contacted 21-year-old Scotty Johnson. Police obtained a search warrant and found property belonging to the victim as well as a handgun.

Johnson was charged with aggravated robbery.

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