A 17-year-old boy has been charged with carjacking a 69-year-old cancer patient outside a West Town bakery in November. NBC5 aired footage of the hijacking and spoke with the victim on the day after the crime.
A group of men carjacked a woman inside a parking garage under Grant Park on Monday evening, according to police. Separately, a man reported being carjacked at gunpoint in West Town early this morning.
On Sunday evening, an armed man stole a car by confronting a restaurant valet attendant in the Fulton River District. It’s at least the fourth time valet stands have been targeted in the past three weeks.
Carjackers put a gun to the head of a Cook County Circuit Court judge outside her West Town home on Thursday night — but the judge was able to get her 3-year-old son out of the car before the hijackers drove away with her vehicle.