By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A 17-year-old boy has been charged in a pair of carjackings over the weekend on the South and West sides.

Police said the teen was arrested around 11:30 p.m. Saturday, after officers spotted him getting out of a stolen 2016 Audi Q5 in the 7500 block of South Vernon Avenue, along with three other suspects. A police helicopter had been tracking the car.

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The 17-year-old was taken into custody after a short foot chase. The other three suspects got away.

According to police, the Audi Q5 had been stolen in a carjacking at about 3:30 p.m. Saturday near Oakley Boulevard and Madison Street, when three carjackers pulled a 38-year-old woman out of her car, kicked and punched her, and then fled in her vehicle and the black sedan they arrived in.

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The Q5 was then used in another carjacking at 9:10 p.m. in the 3900 block of South Vincennes Avenue, police said.

The 17-year-old who was arrested has been charged as a juvenile with two felony counts of vehicular hijacking, and is due to appear in Juvenile Court on Monday.

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