CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was carjacked in broad daylight in the Princeton Park neighborhood Monday.
Around 12:50 p.m., the 65-year-old woman was parking in a garage in the 9100 block of South Perry Avenue when two men came up, police said.READ MORE: Feds Seize 65,000 Counterfeit N95 Masks At O'Hare International Airport
One of the men took out a gun and demanded her vehicle, police said. The woman handed it over, and the suspects drove off north on Perry Avenue.
The victim was not injured, police said. Area Two detectives are investigating.READ MORE: Illinois Surpasses 3 Million COVID-19 Vaccinations; More Than 1 Million Residents Fully Vaccinated
This incident comes on the heels of a weekend marred by a rash of carjackings all around Chicago and also in several suburbs.
Carjackings have been an epidemic in Chicago for several months.MORE NEWS: 'I Feel Relieved': What People Are Saying And Doing After They Get Their COVID Vaccine
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