By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– A 16-year-old boy is in custody after a carjacking in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.

According to police, a 46-year-old woman was putting gas in her car, in the 4400 block of South Ashland Avenue after midnight, when two male offenders pulled up next to her.

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Police said the one of the offenders pointed a gun at the woman and told her to lay down on the ground. The other offender got into the woman’s car and drove off.

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One of the offenders, a 16-year-old boy, was later located by police and taken into custody.

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The boy was charged with one count of attempted aggravated vehicular hijacking. Police said he is due to appear in Juvenile Court next month.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff