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CASH REWARD: Des Moines Car Jacking Case

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A reward is being offered in connection with a Tuesday night carjacking and beating.

Authorities are offering up to $3,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for assaulting 36-year-old Mike Wasike. His car was taken and he was left in the road at 50th and Twana.

Wasike was taken to the hospital with severe head trauma. Doctors put him in a medically-induced coma and he remains in critical condition.

Wednesday night police found the stolen car at an apartment complex on Southwest 9th.

If you have any information on the case, call Polk County Crime Stoppers at 223-1400.