Police search for "Jaw Jacker" in carjacking

Photo by Jim Hendricks

Photo by Jim Hendricks

ALBANY, Ga. -- The Albany Police Department's Investigations Bureau is asking the public help in fining an individual for questioning in connection with a carjacking.

Police say they are looking for Jamie A. "Jaw Jacker" Washington, 20, in connection with the carjacking of a vehicle on the 200 block of West Broad Avenue.

Police say Washington, described as a 5-foot-11, 182-pound black male, was believed to be armed with a handgun and may have taken flight. He frequents the Lakewood Homes area and has an outstanding warrant against him for burglary.

Police advise the use of extreme caution with Washington. Anyone who has information regarding this incident should call Crime Stoppers at (229) 436-TIPS or investigators T. Bryant or T. Whitlock at (229) 431-3288.