By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — Police have made an arrest in the carjacking of a CTA bus Wednesday.

Maurice Lowry, 29, of Chicago, is charged with one felony count of unlawful use of a weapon.

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Lowry was arrested around 11:45 p.m. in the 2000 block of W. Marquette. Police say about 20 minutes earlier a carjacker boarded a CTA bus and demanded — at gunpoint — that the 64-year-old female driver take him to an off-route location.

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The driver complied for several blocks before the carjacker ordered her to pull over and allow him to exit the bus and continue walking.

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Police say they were able to quickly locate the offender after numerous calls about his location as he fled.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff