By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– A 16-year-old girl has been charged in a West Loop carjacking.

The teen is accused of carjacking a 52-year-old woman, while armed, in the first block of North Aberdeen Street shortly before 6 p.m. on Monday.

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Police said the 16-year-old was taken into custody about two hours later, after a short foot pursuit in the 4000 block of West Carroll Avenue in West Garfield Park.

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The girl is expected to appear in Juvenile Court on Tuesday.

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CBS 2 Chicago Staff