By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– A 16-year-old has been charged in two carjackings that took place in the Chatham neighborhood.

According to police, the teen was identified as the offender who attempted to take a vehicle from a 30-year-old woman in the 8500 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue on Tuesday around 11:50 a.m.

Minutes later, the same team carjacked a 73-year-old woman in the 600 block of East 89th Place.

The 16-year-old was arrested and is facing vehicular hijacking charges.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff