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Baby Taken In Gas Station Carjacking Found Unhurt

Police are searching for a man who stole a car — with a baby girl inside — from a Humboldt Park gas station Wednesday night.

04/25/2013

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Alleged Killer’s Mom: ‘I Didn’t Raise Him Like That’

When Patricia Howard realized she was standing next to the cousin of the taxi driver her son is accused of fatally shooting, she looked him in the eye and repeatedly told him she was sorry.

03/25/2013

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Carjacking Victim Doesn’t Want To Press Charges

The victim of an alleged abduction and carjacking that began in Chicago’s River North area early Friday and ended in northwest suburban Schaumburg wants police to stop their investigation and will not pursue charges if the alleged offender is found, according to police.

02/15/2013

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2 Men Charged With Murder Of Melrose Park Woman

Two west suburban men have been charged with the murder of a 41-year-old Melrose Park woman outside of her home.

01/18/2013

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Carjacking Suspect May Have Fled To Chile

Authorities now believe a nuclear plant operator has fled the country after committing an unlikely carjacking.

01/11/2013

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Man Suffers Graze Wound In NW Side Carjacking Attempt

A 50-year-old man suffered a graze wound to the back when two men who tried to rob him in his car in the Northwest Side Avondale neighborhood Sunday morning opened fire on him as he tried to get away from them.

01/06/2013

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Elderly Man Fights Off 19-Year-Old Carjacker

An 83-year-old Chicago man fought off a would-be carjacker 64 years his junior despite being kicked in the head, choked, punched and bitten, according to police.

01/04/2013

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Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Carjacked On South Side

An off-duty Chicago Police officer was carjacked Monday night in the Calumet Heights neighborhood on the South Side, police said.

12/11/2012

Chicago Avenue Carjacking

Man Carjacked, Shot In Leg In East Garfield Park

A 39-year-old man was recovering Wednesday morning, after a terrifying experience in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2012

Police say a teen suspect led them on a chase after carjacking this vehicle Thursday. (CBS)

Teen Carjacking Suspect Leads Police On Wild Chase In Lincoln Park

The fleeing suspect reportedly leaped from one garage roof to another like some daylight cat burglar. CBS 2′s Mike Parker reports.

08/30/2012

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Man Carjacks Woman, 88, In Orland Park

An elderly woman was hospitalized Monday after she was attacked by a man who stole her car in the parking lot of a southwest suburban Walgreens.

07/31/2012

Jonathan E. Sarolas and April D. Schmidt  (Photo from Orland Park Police)

Manhunt Still On For Orland Park Carjacker

A manhunt is under way for a man who carjacked a woman Monday night in a south suburban Red Lobster parking lot, then escaped after a police chase, leaving his female accomplice behind.

06/27/2012

Lorenzo Bracey, 20, allegedly carjacked a vehicle on his way to prom. (Chicago Police Department)

Man Carjacks Vehicle On Way To Prom, Upsets Girlfriend

A West Side man has been charged after he allegedly hijacked a sports-utility vehicle at gun-point on his way to prom with his girlfriend.

06/02/2012

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Southwest Side Men Charged With Running Carjacking Scam

CHICAGO (CBS) — Two Southwest Side men are charged this morning with carrying out a series of carjackings. As WBBM Newsradio’s Bernie Tafoya reports, police say James Mitchell, 37, and Arredeus Green, 21, both of […]

CBS Chicago–02/14/2012

Peoria And Lake Carjacking

Police Impersonators Carjack Driver On Near West Side

Two men are on the loose right now, after apparently impersonating police officers to steal a car.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2012

Little Village Carjacking

Video From Bus May Help Solve Brutal Carjacking

Surveillance video from a CTA bus may provide new clues in a brutal carjacking and shooting in the Little Village neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

Little Village Carjacking

Man Escapes After Being Carjacked, Shot In Little Village

A man was hospitalized in serious condition Tuesday morning after escaping a carjacking in progress, and being shot, in the Little Village neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2012

Fredrick T. Smith, 23, left; Kerwin P. Murry, 22, are charged in connection with a a fatal carjacking in Waukegan. (Waukegan Police Dept.)

2 Charged With Murder In Waukegan Carjacking

Two men have been charged with murder after a violent carjacking left a man dead Thursday morning in Waukegan.

12/30/2011

Carlos Hernandez, 44, was shot and killed in a carjacking in the driveway of his home in Waukegan on Dec. 29, 2011. (Family Photo)

Man Killed In Carjacking In Waukegan, 3 In Custody

A man on his way to work with his nephew was shot and killed when he was attacked by a group of carjackers early Thursday morning in Waukegan. His nephew escaped unharmed.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2011

West Side, Carjacking Crash

4 Hurt After Driver Resists Carjacker, Crashes

Four people were hurt Thursday night during an attempted carjacking on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2011

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