By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– A man was carjacked at gunpoint in East Ukrainian Village Thursday night.

Police said a 31-year-old man parked his Mercedes, near Rive and Wood streets, when a carjacker with a gun demanded the vehicle.

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The victim gave over his keys and the offender drove away.

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Ukranian Village is a part of the West Town community, where just hours before, residents there demanded to know what police were doing to curb the spike in carjackings.

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CBS 2 Chicago Staff