Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers responded to a carjacking report at the Waterworks Mall around 8:40 a.m.
A male victim said he was sleeping in his vehicle while his wife was inside a store. A male opened the door and pulled him out, then got into the vehicle and drove away.
The vehicle was recovered around 3:15 p.m. on the North Side.
No one was injured. Police are investigating.
UPDATE: (Dec. 25) Michael Lipovsik III, 21, Perry South, Faces charges for Robbery of Motor Vehicle.