Cape police make arrest in ATM carjacking
FOX 4 Staff
Andrew James Ray Touchstone
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral police announced an arrest this morning in connection with Wednesday's early morning robbery and carjacking at a Bank of America ATM.
Lee County Sheriff's detectives arrested 24-year-old Andrew Touchstone in Fort Myers last night. Touchstone is charged with armed robbery, aggravated assault, grand theft auto and grand theft.
At around 6:30 a.m. police say a woman was attempting to use the ATM at 926 Cape Coral Parkway. As she started her transaction, police say Touchstone opened the passenger door and jumped into the woman's car. He demanded money from the victim. She drove a short distance in an effort to get Touchstone out of her car. When that failed she jumped out of her car and fled.
Touchstone took the car and drove away.
Detectives determined that Touchstone was a possible suspect after viewing the surveillance camera still photos.