CHICAGO (CBS)– An Uber driver was carjacked on the South Side Wednesday morning.
The incident took place near 72nd Street and Jeffery Boulevard in South Shore around 1:15 a.m.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Weekend Warmup
The driver picked up two men and when he went to drop them off, one of the passengers pulled out a gun and told the driver to get out.
The suspects drove off in the black 2013 Toyota Camry. They also took the driver’s wallet.READ MORE: Northwestern Alums Create 'The Seeker,' A Highly Accurate Football Thrower They Call A Robotic QB
No one is in custody and police are investigating.
If it feels like such things are happening a lot lately, it’s because they are. A carjacking epidemic has been gripping Chicago for months, with a rash of incidents in both the city and suburbs this past weekend.Cariacature Artist, Substitute Teacher Says She Keeps Trying To Reach Illinois Unemployment Office -- Only To Have Calls Dropped
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