Police search for 3 suspects in overnight carjacking

(SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, OH) -- Police in Springfield Township are looking for the suspects who shot, carjacked and then dumped guy along a busy tri-state highway.

It's not known exactly how many suspects are involved in this overnight crime but Springfield Township Police say there could be as many as 3 people wanted.

There are two different crime scenes and what they allegedly did is pretty terrible.

Police say just before midnight on Forestdale Lane in Springfield Township a man whose name hasn't been released was shot and carjacked.

Then apparently the suspects threw him into his silver Ford Explorer and drove onto Ronald Reagan Highway where they tossed him out near Galbraith road.

The highway was shutdown for 2 hours while Springfield Township and Hamilton County investigated.

The man was taken to the hospital.  No word on his condition.

Police are looking for that silver Ford Explorer with 22 inch rims and an Ohio vanity plate that says "lou kane."

If you've seen it call Crimestoppers at 352-3040.