Carjacking

Chicago carjacking: Carjackers shoot at CTA worker in employee lot while stealing car, police say

50 minutes ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

A CTA employee was carjacked at gunpoint and ran from gunfire at an employee parking lot on the South Side.
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CTA bus driver carjacked in employee parking lot Friday afternoon

CTA bus driver carjacked in employee parking lot Friday afternoon

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

CHICAGO - A CTA bus driver was carjacked in an employee parking lot on the South Side Friday afternoon. Officers responded to the CTA employee lot, located in the 200 block of...
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Philadelphia Police: Uptick in armed robberies and carjackings in University City

1 hour ago   |   ABC

In the 18th police district, armed robberies were up 20 percent in 2020, and gun arrests were up 40 percent.
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Police: Man Critically Injured In Mpls. Shooting During Attempted Carjacking

23 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minneapolis Police Department is investigating after a man was critically injured in a shooting Sunday evening. According to police, the shooting occurred at...
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1 in custody after Near North carjacking, police say

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune

One person is in custody after someone with a gun told a 20-year-old woman to get out of her SUV then took off with it Wednesday night in the Near North neighborhood, according...
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16-year-old charged in murder, carjacking attempt in Bridgeport killing caught on video

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   3 articles

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with murder and attempted carjacking in an attack that was caught on video and left a Bridgeport man dead near his Bridgeport home in...
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Waukegan man arrested in December slayings of Beach Park-area couple

2 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

A Waukegan man on parole for a violent carjacking has been charged in the December killings of a Beach Park area couple, the Lake County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday.
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‘They don't have to resort to a life of crime,' says Chicago's top cop following ‘heartbreaking' arrest of 13-year-old boy and arrest of 16-year-old in carjackings

2 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

A 13-year-old and a 16-year-old are accused in separate carjackings last week and last month, part of a “spike” in carjackings in the city that the Chicago Police Department is...
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Multiple armed carjackings within 3-hour span Tuesday night in Chicago

Multiple armed carjackings within 3-hour span Tuesday night in Chicago

2 days ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - At least four cars were stolen at gunpoint less than three hours apart Tuesday night. Chicago police say carjacking more than doubled in the last year. Police said a...
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College student attacked with crowbar in attempted Brighton Park carjacking: 'I still can't believe I'm alive'

2 days ago   |   ABC

The attack left her bruised and battered, but Isabel Cruz - a college student who was home in Chicago on winter break - easily could've been killed.
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