CHICAGO (CBS)– Uber driver, Joe Schelstraete, who was shot during a carjacking in Cicero has died.
As CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reported, Tuesday night, the father of three was shot in the head and left brain dead during a carjacking in Cicero – after he handed over everything.READ MORE: School Bus Driver Shortage Has Kids Getting To School Late; Companies Point To COVID Vaccine Requirements
Cicero police said the Schelstraete, 38, arrived at 23rd Street and 55th Avenue just after 7:30 p.m. Monday when he was approached by four armed offenders.
The assailants demanded money and the driver’s cellphone, and he handed everything over. But they shot Schelstraete anyway.READ MORE: Officer Struck By Car While Directing Traffic In South Loop, 2 In Custody
Schelstraete died Wednesday just after 11:40 a.m., his family told CBS 2. Schelstraete leaves behind three children.
One juvenile suspect was apprehended. As Cicero police looked for the other three suspects connected to the deadly carjacking.MORE NEWS: Woman Restrained By CPD Officer While Walking Dog Still Waiting For Police Report, Body Camera Footage