New Year's Day carjacking suspect arrested by Calgary police
The owner of the stolen vehicle was run over as the suspect fled the scene, according to Calgary police
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Calgary police have arrested a suspect in a violent carjacking that happened on Monday and left a man with serious injuries.
Around 12:15 p.m. on Jan. 1, CPS officers were called to the the 700 block of Northmount Drive NW for reports of a stolen vehicle.
It's alleged the victim, a man is his 40s, was outside his vehicle when the suspect approached the area and got into the victim's 2017 Toyota 4Runner.
Police said in a news release on Tuesday the owner of the vehicle was allegedly run over as the suspect fled the scene.
The victim was taken to hospital in life-threatening condition but is now in serious but stable condition, according to police.
CPS said the suspect, 49-year-old Daniel Everett Burt, was arrested in the 1100 block of 21 Avenue NW a short time after the incident.
Burt has been charged with theft of a motor vehicle and hit and run causing bodily harm.