(Credit: CBS)

11-Year-Old Killed In Carjacking Crash On South Side

The accident victim was identified as Donovan Anthony Turnage, a fifth-grader at Morrill Math & Science School.


Michael Buhrman (Booking Photo)

Nuclear Engineer Convicted Of Carjacking Recaptured After Fleeing

Michael Buhrman is currently in custody of federal officials and is expected to be brought back to DuPage County “in the near future.”


(Credit: Thinkstock)

Police Still Searching For Suspect Who Carjacked Off-Duty Cop

It’s been almost a week, but Chicago Police still don’t know who beat an off-duty police sergeant, and carjacked the officer’s sport-utility vehicle — escaping with his gun, star, and bulletproof vest.


(Credit: CBS)

Chicago Police Sergeant Carjacked On South Side

Police are searching for suspect who carjacked an off-duty Chicago Police sergeant in the South Shore neighborhood late Friday.


Hammond Carjacking Leads To Chase, Crash In Chicago

A state trooper saw a vehicle connected with an earlier Hammond carjacking and notified Chicago police, who helped Hammond police chase the vehicle.


A motorist's Mustang was totaled after a suspect carjacked the vehicle this week at a Gary, Ind. train station. (CBS)

Motorist Carjacked At Gary Train Station

You better pick your parking spot carefully. That’s the message from police about the Miller train station in northwest Indiana. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.


File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

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.


Eric Taylor (Credit: Chicago Police)

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.


Crime Scene Tape generic sized image

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.


(Credit: Thinkstock)

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.


Carjacking Suspect May Have Fled To Chile

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



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.


Knox Jones (Oak Park Police)

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.


Chicago Police Department logo

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.


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.


(Credit: CBS)

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.


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.


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.


James Mitchell, Arredeus Green

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