carjacking

Carjacking

Woman Suffers Minor Injuries In Tinley Park Carjacking

An elderly woman suffered minor injuries during a carjacking Wednesday in southwest suburban Tinley Park, Mayor Ed Zabrocki said Thursday.

12/02/2011

94th Street Shooting

Gas Station Attendant Shot During Carjacking Attempt

Police are looking for two suspects who shot a gas station attendant during an attempted carjacking on the Dan Ryan Expressway.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2011

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Armed NW Indiana Man Nabs Teen Carjackers

A northwest Indiana man who was out walking a dog Saturday night helped nab the two boys, who were running from a stolen SUV.

11/20/2011

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Cops Investigating String Of Carjackings At SW Side Car Dealers

It started as a test drive, but within seconds a Chicago car salesman was knocked to the ground when a carjacker hit him with the car and drove away. It was the third in a string of carjackings at auto dealerships in the area in recent weeks.

CBS 2–11/15/2011

State Street Carjacking

Man Attacked, Carjacked In Loop

Police are searching for the carjackers who stole a car in the Loop early Wednesday morning.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2011

Darrell Magee, 20, (left) and Van Robinson, 17, (right) are accused of robbing an off-duty Chicago police officer and then carjacking a second victim a short time later. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Duo Nabbed For Robbing Off-Duty Cop, Carjacking Second Victim

Two men have been charged with robbing an off-duty Chicago Police officer of his badge and wallet early Wednesday on the Far South Side, then carjacking another man shortly afterwards.

10/20/2011

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Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Crashing Into Building

A man suspected of carjacking an SUV has been arrested and taken to a hospital after crashing the vehicle into a Logan Square building while fleeing from police.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2011

Parnell Avenue Carjacking

Women Carjack, Beat 80-Year-Old Man In Englewood

An 80-year-old man was carjacked and beaten by four women whom he gave a ride Wednesday evening in the Englewood neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2011

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Van With Eight Occupants Carjacked, Three Held

The owner of a tricked out conversion van was carjacked on the West Side early Saturday, but the three suspects didn’t get far because he was able to remotely turn off its ignition.

08/06/2011

Carjacking Scene

Carjacking Suspect Escapes Despite Police Gunfire

Police are searching for a carjacking suspect who ran away while police shot at him in the South Side’s Burnside neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2011

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Attempted Carjacking Ends With Van Hitting Police Station

A man jumped out of a moving vehicle to escape a carjacking but the van plowed over a small tree and hit the side of a West Side police station early Saturday. No one was hurt.

07/09/2011

Baby Carjacking

1-Year-Old Found Safe After Carjacking

There was a frantic search early this morning for a car stolen at gunpoint on the city’s South Side, with a 1-year-old boy in the back seat.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2011

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Police Catch Carjackers After Man Spots Own Car

Suspected carjackers made one miscalculation early Monday morning after allegedly taking a car from a man on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2011

Kenneth Starr was convicted of murdering an elderly man (Mugshot: Chicago Police Dept.)

Man Convicted In Carjacking That Killed Elderly Indiana Man

Carmine Calderazzo had made a quick pit stop at a Southwest Side Walgreens to buy some chewing gum for her elderly father before a trip to Midway Airport where the octogenarian was to meet his fiancée.

04/15/2011

Morton Grove Carjacking

Alleged Carjacker Killed In Morton Grove Crash

A crash following a carjacking in Morton Grove has left one man dead and a woman critically injured.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2011

Larry Hampton, 44, of the 6300 block of  South Seeley (Credit: Des Plaines Police Department)

Chicago Man Charged With Carjacking Taxi

Bond was set at $3 million for a Chicago man accused of trying to rob a Subway restaurant, then carjacking a taxi and leading police on a chase through the north suburbs which ended in a crash on the North Side.

01/28/2011

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Woman Claims She Was Robbed By Former Newspaper Deliveryman

A South Haven, Ind. woman’s former newspaper delivery person robbed her at gunpoint and also stole her car, the 68-year-old told police.

12/11/2010

Amine Rahmouni

Chicago Teen Charged In Villa Park Carjacking

A teenager from Chicago has been charged with carjacking after hitting a motorist over the head with a crowbar in Villa Park and then leading police on a chase that ended with the teen jumping out of the moving car.

CBS Chicago–12/03/2010

Roderick Swoopes Booking Photo. (Chicago Police Photo)

Kidnapped Taxi Driver Calls 911 From Trunk Of Cab

Robber had taken his cell phone but cabbie had a backup.

11/09/2010

Carjacking

Man Shot During South Shore Carjacking

A man was shot in the leg during a carjacking Sunday morning in the South Shore community on the South Side.

10/10/2010

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