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Police are looking for two men involved in an aggravated kidnapping and carjacking that began early Sunday evening at a Draper gas station.

A man told police that two men approached him with a small-caliber handgun at a Texaco station, 161 E. 12100 South, about 5:30 p.m. The pair took the man and his car for a drive, releasing the man about halfway up Parleys Canyon between 8 and 9 p.m., said Salt Lake County sheriff's spokesman Jim Potter.Police believe the suspects are headed to Wyoming. The victim described his kidnappers as white men wearing old, worn Army jackets. One man, known as "Ben" is described as 5-foot-10 and weighing between 160 and 170 pounds with blonde hair and a mustache. The other man, known as "Gene" was described as 5-foot-8, 200 pounds with dark hair and a mustache.

The car is a 1984 yellow Cadillac Cimmaron.