3 charged with September carjacking

(Danville, Va.) — Police have arrested three Danville men in a September 26 robbery that occurred in the 600 block of Arnett Blvd.

Ramello Armon Harris, 23, Dominique Lawrence Ortiz, 19, and 21-year-old
Autumn Renee Price have each been charged with carjacking and conspiracy to commit carjacking and are being held in the Danville City Jail under no bond. Harris has also been charged with use of a firearm in the commission of  a carjacking.

Danville Police were called to the 600 block of Arnett Blvd about 8:30 p.m. on September 26 by a female who reported that she was approached by three teenagers, one of whom pointed a gun at her and demanded her purse. During the confrontation, the teen with the gun tried unsuccessfully to take the purse by force.

They were able to get the victim’s keys and left in her green, 2014 Kia Sportage SUV with Virginia tags WPB- 9020.

The victim suffered minor injuries and was treated at SOVAH Health Danville.