CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was carjacked at gunpoint in Lakeview Wednesday evening.
The car was later found on the city’s West Side, but the assailants got away.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Another Wave Of Downpours Coming Early Friday Morning
At 8 p.m., the 23-year-old woman parked her car near Pine Grove Avenue and West Sheridan Road when two men came up with handguns and demanded her backpack and the keys to her red Audi.READ MORE: Frank Pietrangelo, Hero Of 1991 Stanley Cup Playoffs, Says He Was Among Those Sexually Abused By Hockey Coach Tom 'Chico' Adrahtas
The suspects took the keys and drove off in the car, police said.
Police briefly pursued the fleeing carjackers. They later bailed and abandoned the car at Gladys and Kolmar avenues in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.MORE NEWS: Shane Jason Woods Of Downstate Auburn, Illinois Charged In Jan. 6 Capitol Insurrection
Nobody was in custody Wednesday night. Area Three detectives were investigating.