LINDALE (KYTX) - A manhunt continues this afternoon in Lindale for a man suspected of an attempted carjacking and aggravated robbery.
Police say around 9 a.m. Friday, a man in a truck was sitting at a stop sign when the suspect jumped in his truck and pointed a gun at the victim.
The victim and the suspect got into a struggle, and before jumping out of the truck, the suspect hit the victim in the head with the gun.
The victim was treated for the injury at the scene.
During the struggle, the suspect lost both shoes, and fled. A ground search with dogs is underway.
As a result three Lindale ISD campuses were placed in lock down as officers continued their search.
Police say the man is armed and still on the loose somewhere in the vicinity of South Street and FM 849 in Lindale.
CBS 19 has crews on the scene and will provide more information as it becomes available.