Sebastian Police Investigate Carjacking At KFC, Taco Bell

An employee was carjacked at the combined KFC, Taco Bell, and Pizza Hut restaurant in Sebastian.
An employee was carjacked at the combined KFC, Taco Bell, and Pizza Hut restaurant in Sebastian.

SEBASTIAN, Florida – Police are still investigating a carjacking case that took place at the KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut restaurant on Monday in Sebastian.

An employee said she was carjacked at about 10 a.m. after a man jumped into the passenger seat and ordered her to drive north on U.S. Highway 1.

The incident happened while she was taking an undisclosed amount of money from the restaurant to the bank, according to Sebastian Police Commander John Blackledge.

When the vehicle reached Grant, the man kicked her out of the vehicle in front of a convenience store and drove off with the money.

About 6 p.m., Brevard County sheriff’s officials found the stolen vehicle, Blackledge said.

Anyone with information should call Sebastian police detectives at 772-589-5233 or Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 800-273-8477.

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About Andy Hodges
Andy Hodges began his career in the field of radio and TV broadcasting where he worked for about a decade. The Jupiter, Florida resident then pursued computers as they were coming to market in the late 1980's. Andy has owned a computer business, been a software programmer, and has worked as a Senior Systems Analyst/Engineer in the Information Technology sector in Atlanta. He eventually returned to Florida and made Sebastian his home in 2002.