CHICAGO (CBS)– A Chicago man has been charged in connection with a carjacking in Orland Park Friday.
According to the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, David Johnson, 23, has been charged with one count of carjacking.READ MORE: 1 Dead, 2 Injured In I-57 Expressway Shooting Incident
The victim was sitting in his parked car on Friday, outside of his Orland Park home, when the offender, identified as Johnson, pointed a gun at the victim’s head and demanded the keys.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Temperatures Climbing; Sunny Skies Ahead
Officials said Johnson stole the vehicle and drove it to Morgan Park, where he crashed into another car.
“Johnson then fled on foot and fired a shot at an Oak Forest Police officer who was pursuing him, the complaint states,” Officials said in a written statement. “Chicago Police officers arrested Johnson a short time later.”MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Weekend Warmup
A preliminary hearing was set for Feb. 26 at 11:30 a.m.