CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago police have arrested two teens suspected in participating in a carjacking where authorities said the victim was put into a chokehold.
According to CPD, one 14-year-old female was charged with one felony count of vehicular hijacking, one felony count of aggravated battery of a 60-year-old victim and one felony count of aggravated battery. The victim, a 60-year-old male was placed in a chokehold by the suspect.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Defense Attorney Calls For Mistrial And Accuses Judge Of Lunging At Her; Judge Denies Claims And Motion
Another 14-year-old female was charged with one felony count of vehicular hijacking and one felony count of theft. Chicago police have not released any other information on the suspects.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Disturbance Brings Chance Of Rain-Snow Mix To Our North Overnight
CPD said on Wednesday, the teens placed the driver of his vehicle in a chokehold, forced the victim out of the vehicle, and then stole his personal property in the 3400 block of W. Douglas at approximately 10:30 a.m.
On Wednesday, a 14-year-old male was arrested by police for his involvement in a number of carjackings this month in Chicago.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
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