CHICAGO (CBS) — An 18-year-old man has been charged with four felonies, after turning himself in for a carjacking and sexual assault in the Fernwood neighborhood.
Police said a 21-year-old woman was parked in a vehicle near 101st and Parnell around 11:20 p.m. on June 9, when a man approached her and forced his way into the car.READ MORE: Boeing 737 Max Jets Being Inspected For Electrical Problems
The man robbed her at gunpoint, and then told her to drive to an alley, where he raped her.READ MORE: Casey Urlacher Claiming Victory In Mettawa Mayoral Election
Police said 18-year-old Michael Eldridge, of the 300 block of West 100th Street, turned himself in on Wednesday, after recognizing himself as the suspect in surveillance camera pictures posted on a community alert.
Eldridge was charged with one felony count each of aggravated vehicular hijacking, aggravated kidnapping, aggravated criminal sexual assault, and unlawful vehicular invasion.MORE NEWS: Man Shot On Eisenhower Expressway Suffers Non-Life Threatening Injuries
He was due to appear for a bond hearing Thursday afternoon at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse.