BOONE — A suspect is still at large and considered armed and dangerous after allegedly stealing a woman’s car at gunpoint at a Boone apartment complex, police said Monday night.

At approximately 6:19 p.m. on Nov. 5, a black male reportedly wearing a black hoodie, dark pants and a bandana with a white pattern over his face accosted a female at gunpoint in the parking area of 369 Madison Ave., which is in the Village at Meadowview apartment complex, police said.

The suspect allegedly demanded the victim’s vehicle keys and left in her silver 2002 Nissan Xterra with North Carolina registration plate BHX-4369, according to police. The vehicle has an App State sticker across the top of the rear windows. The rear window also has a monogram sticker, a Sigma Alpha Omega sticker, a red adventure sticker and a contra dance sticker.

There were not any updates on the incident as of Tuesday evening, according to police.

Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is asked to call High Country Crime Stoppers at 828-268-6959 or 828-737-0125 or the Boone Police Department at 828-268-6900. Submit a Crime Stoppers Tip at or text “NCTIP plus your tip” to 274637 (CRIMES). All information will be kept confidential.

High Country Crime Stoppers pays rewards for information that leads to arrests, recovery of stolen property, seizure of drugs and the location of wanted persons.

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