CHICAGO (CBS)– Two people have been charged in the carjacking and shooting of a mother of two in a Wendy’s parking lot.
On Monday, Aurora police arrested a 16-year-old, who is now facing several charges related to the incident. On April 21, police arrested Edward McGee and charged him with battery with a firearm, vehicular hijacking and armed violence.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Showers By Daybreak Oak Lawn Woman Got Locked Out Of Her Facebook Business Account, And Even Facebook Can't Be Sure If The Email To Blame Was A Scam
Thieves pulled her out of her Hyundai Santa Fe and shot her in the back. The bullet stuck in her spine. She’s now permanently paralyzed from the waist down.
Detectives said the suspects were involved in at least two other carjackings around the Chicago area. A third suspect was shot and killed later in another carjacking incident in Lansing.MORE NEWS: They Had A Tough Year Of E-Learning, But Southland College Prep Seniors Have Now Racked Up More Than $50 Million In Combined Merit Scholarships
Police are still searching for a fourth suspect.