CHICAGO (CBS) — Two teenagers have been charged with carjacking a woman Tuesday evening in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
Police said, around 8 p.m. Tuesday, officers spotted the 13-year-old boy and 14-year-old boy inside a vehicle that had been taken by force from a 41-year-old woman less than 30 minutes earlier in the 4500 block of West Madison Street.READ MORE: Jensen Elementary Mother Dies From COVID-19 After Daughter Exposed At School
Officers pulled the vehicle over, and the two boys ran off. Police arrested both after a short foot chase.READ MORE: Woman Struck And Killed When Car Jumps Curb, Hits Building In Gresham
Both teens have been charged with felony vehicular hijacking. The 13-year-old also has been charged with misdemeanor obstructing identification.MORE NEWS: Cook County Gives $200,000 Grant To Social Service Agency Lawrence Hall
Court information was not immediately available.