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Deputies investigate armed carjacking outside Deltona home

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Deputies investigate armed carjacking outside Deltona home

- Deputies investigate armed carjacking outside Deltona home VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. — Two men forced a man out of his pickup in Deltona early Thursday and then made off in the vehicle, authorities said. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said the carjacking was reported shortly before 6 a.m. on Merrimac Street, where the victim had stopped to pick up a co-worker on the way to work
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Homeless man tackles carjacking suspect who was impersonating a police officer, authorities say

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Homeless man tackles carjacking suspect who was impersonating a police officer, authorities say

- A carjacker who authorities say carried a fake badge and impersonated a police officer was arrested in Santa Clarita on Tuesday after a homeless man chased and tackled him, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The unusual episode started with a carjacking in Bell Gardens, said Shirley Miller, a spokeswoman for the sheriff’s Santa Clarita Valley station. A woman had listed her white pickup for sale and went to meet a potential buyer in that city
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2 teens in custody after South Side carjacking, chase, crash

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2 teens in custody after South Side carjacking, chase, crash

- A police chase that started with a carjacking ended in a crash on Chicago's South Side early Tuesday morning.
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Investigators promise to track down carjackers in 2 cases

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Investigators promise to track down carjackers in 2 cases

- MADISON COUNTY, IL - Investigators with the Madison County Sheriff’s Office are determined to arrest armed suspects wanted for 2 carjacking’s. One of the victims is approximately 80-years-old. Detectives are also looking into the possibility the crimes are connected to other carjacking’s on both sides of the river. Capt. Mike Dixon released the following information. He said the most recent carjacking was Sunday night at a home on D’Adrian Drive
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Woman carjacked in downtown Portland, suspect at large

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Woman carjacked in downtown Portland, suspect at large

- PORTLAND, Ore. — Police are looking for a man suspected of carjacking a woman downtown Monday. Police said they were called to the area of Southwest 10th Avenue and Clay Street at about 3 p.m. The woman said she was in her car when a man came up, opened her door, and told her to get out. Before the suspect took off with her car, he let her dog out from the backseat
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Alpharetta church carjacking suspect caught at MARTA station

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Alpharetta church carjacking suspect caught at MARTA station

- A man who carjacked someone at gunpoint outside an Alpharetta church Friday night was captured inside the North Springs MARTA station, police said. About 8:21 p.m., the person, identified as 31-year-old Jason Taratoot, stole a green Kia Soul from someone at St. James United Methodist Church, according to a Facebook post by Alpharetta police. The church is in the 3000 block of Webb Bridge Road
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Nevada Grand Jury Indicts Utah Suspect in Sparks Carjacking

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Nevada Grand Jury Indicts Utah Suspect in Sparks Carjacking

- A federal grand jury in Nevada has indicted an ex-felon from Utah on charges related to an armed car-jacking in Sparks last month that triggered a multi-state search for a missing 8-year-old girl. Federal prosecutors in Reno announced the indictment Wednesday of 28-year-old Andrew Brigman. He faces one count each of carjacking, felon in possession of a firearm and use of a firearm during a crime of violence
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Teen facing felonies in 3 cities now charged in armed carjacking

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Teen facing felonies in 3 cities now charged in armed carjacking

- A Birmingham teen - already awaiting trial on multiple felonies - is now under arrest for the July armed carjacking of a woman in eastern Jefferson County. Christian said the stolen car was recovered on August 1, in the City of Birmingham. Detectives found a hotel room key in the car that led them to a suspect. Kater was identified as the person who committed the robbery
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Police dog nabs hatchet-wielding carjacking suspect in Portland

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Police dog nabs hatchet-wielding carjacking suspect in Portland

- A Portland police dog helped officers track down a man suspected of using a double-bladed hatchet to steal a car, police said Wednesday. Officers responded to the report of a carjacking in the 11100 block of Northeast Halsey Street at 11:58 p.m. Tuesday. Police say John Lewis, 46, demanded the keys to a 1993 gray two-door Honda Civic while holding the victim at hatchet-point and then drove off
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Fairfield PD searching for 2 carjacking suspects

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Fairfield PD searching for 2 carjacking suspects

- Fairfield police are searching for carjacking two suspects caught on surveillance footage at a gas station. The two suspects can be seen driving up to the Sonoco location on Lloyd Noland Parkway around 1:45 a.m. Wednesday in a white SUV. They then went into the inside of the station. Upon coming out, one suspect returns to the white SUV and another walks up to a silver car occupied by the victim
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DeLand police: Man accused of shooting, kidnapping, carjacking disabled man

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DeLand police: Man accused of shooting, kidnapping, carjacking disabled man

- DeLand police: Man accused of shooting, kidnapping, carjacking disabled man DELAND, Fla. — A man who showed up at a hospital after being shot four times had been kidnapped and carjacked beforehand, police said. Authorities said the victim was a disabled man who befriended Geral Caesar, 24, because he believed Caesar was homeless and he wanted to help him. The victim was meeting Caesar at a fast food-food restaurant July 31, when he said Caesar suddenly jumped in his truck and ordered him at gunpoint to drive to a secluded area where he shot the victim four times
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Screaming kids scare off would-be carjackers, Salisbury police say

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Screaming kids scare off would-be carjackers, Salisbury police say

- WEBVTT N SCHEDULE.RANDY: RIGHT NOW POLICE HAVE A NEW CLUE IN A VIOLENT CRIME ON THE NORTH SHORE.THIS PHOTO WAS RELEASED OVERNIGHT OF THE SUSPECTS IN A CARJACKING.THERE'S STILL A LOT OF QUESTIONSSURROUNDING THIS CRIME. ANTOINETTE: THE EYEOPENER'S SERACONGI LIVE IN SALISBURY WITH THEPHOTOS POLICE WANT YOU TO SEE THIS MORNING.SERA?SERA: ANTOINETTE AND RANDY, SALISBURY POLICE ARE LOOKING FORTHE PUBLIC'S HELP IN TRACKING DOWN THOSE TWO SUSPECTS WHO ARE WANTED FOR AN ATTEMPTED CARJACKING
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2 Wanted In Attempted Armed Carjacking At Salisbury Beach

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2 Wanted In Attempted Armed Carjacking At Salisbury Beach

- SALISBURY (CBS) – Salisbury Police are looking for help tracking down two suspects in an attempted carjacking. Investigators say the pair tried to take a car in the Blue Ocean parking lot at Salisbury Beach around 8:30 p.m. Monday. “A gun was shown and the suspects are considered armed and dangerous,” police said on Twitter. No one was hurt. The two ran away from the scene, but officers released surveillance photos of them hoping to generate some leads in the case
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Police search for suspects in carjacking

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Police search for suspects in carjacking

- WEBVTT N SCHEDULE.RANDY: RIGHT NOW POLICE HAVE A NEW CLUE IN A VIOLENT CRIME ON THE NORTH SHORE.THIS PHOTO WAS RELEASED OVERNIGHT OF THE SUSPECTS IN A CARJACKING.THERE'S STILL A LOT OF QUESTIONSSURROUNDING THIS CRIME. ANTOINETTE: THE EYEOPENER'S SERACONGI LIVE IN SALISBURY WITH THEPHOTOS POLICE WANT YOU TO SEE THIS MORNING.SERA?SERA: ANTOINETTE AND RANDY, SALISBURY POLICE ARE LOOKING FORTHE PUBLIC'S HELP IN TRACKING DOWN THOSE TWO SUSPECTS WHO ARE WANTED FOR AN ATTEMPTED CARJACKING
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Pair sought in attempted carjacking

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Pair sought in attempted carjacking

- WEBVTT N SCHEDULE.RANDY: RIGHT NOW POLICE HAVE A NEW CLUE IN A VIOLENT CRIME ON THE NORTH SHORE.THIS PHOTO WAS RELEASED OVERNIGHT OF THE SUSPECTS IN A CARJACKING.THERE'S STILL A LOT OF QUESTIONSSURROUNDING THIS CRIME. ANTOINETTE: THE EYEOPENER'S SERACONGI LIVE IN SALISBURY WITH THEPHOTOS POLICE WANT YOU TO SEE THIS MORNING.SERA?SERA: ANTOINETTE AND RANDY, SALISBURY POLICE ARE LOOKING FORTHE PUBLIC'S HELP IN TRACKING DOWN THOSE TWO SUSPECTS WHO ARE WANTED FOR AN ATTEMPTED CARJACKING
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Berkeley man charged in Belleville-area carjacking that initiated high-speed chase

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Berkeley man charged in Belleville-area carjacking that initiated high-speed chase

- A 22-year-old man was charged Friday in connection with a carjacking that led police on a high-speed, bistate chase. Romello S. Bland, of the 8400 block of Short Street in Berkeley, was charged with hijacking a vehicle with a firearm, according to court records. Police believe Bland was one of two men who stole a 2009 Pontiac G8 from a woman at gunpoint about 11:30 p
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Deputies investigate armed carjacking outside Deltona home
Deputies investigate armed carjacking outside Deltona home Deputies investigate armed carjacking outside Deltona home VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. — Two men forced a man out of his pickup in Deltona early Thursday and then made off in the vehicle, authorities said. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said the carjacking was reported shortly before 6 a.m. on Merrimac Street, where the victim had stopped to pick up a co-worker on the way to work   Read More ...
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Homeless man tackles carjacking suspect who was impersonating a police officer, authorities say
Homeless man tackles carjacking suspect who was impersonating a police officer, authorities say A carjacker who authorities say carried a fake badge and impersonated a police officer was arrested in Santa Clarita on Tuesday after a homeless man chased and tackled him, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The unusual episode started with a carjacking in Bell Gardens, said Shirley Miller, a spokeswoman for the sheriff’s Santa Clarita Valley station. A woman had listed her white pickup for sale and went to meet a potential buyer in that city   Read More ...
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Police: Man carjacked at gunpoint on West Chicago
Police: Man carjacked at gunpoint on West Chicago A 20-year-old man was carjacked of his Ford Focus at gunpoint on Wednesday morning but was not hurt in the incident, police said. The carjacking took place about 4:30 a.m. on the 13300 block of West Chicago, said Dontae Freeman, social media manager for the Detroit Police Department. That's just east of Schaefer. The victim was sitting in his 2006 gray Ford Focus when approached by a two-man team, Freeman said   Read More ...
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Carjacking suspect may have drowned while fleeing
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say a carjacking suspect may have drowned while running from officers toward a creek. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Major Gerald Smith tells local news outlets that Monday evening the driver of a Chevrolet Silverado was robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot of a bar before the suspects drove off with the pickup truck. Police were able to find the stolen vehicle and a suspect red sedan in Charlotte's Wilmore neighborhood   Read More ...
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Man wanted in Park Road carjacking feared drowned while running - | WBTV Charlotte
Man wanted in Park Road carjacking feared drowned while running - | WBTV Charlotte A man being sought in an armed robbery and carjacking outside a south Charlotte tavern Monday night may have drowned, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say. Officers were called to an armed robbery and carjacking at Ed's Tavern, located in the 2200 block of Park Road, around 11:26 p.m. Police say they attempted to stop the suspect vehicle, described as a red sedan, but the occupants refused   Read More ...
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One arrested, one being sought in Park Road armed robbery and ca - | WBTV Charlotte
One arrested, one being sought in Park Road armed robbery and ca - | WBTV Charlotte One man was arrested and a second person is being sought in an armed robbery and carjacking that led to a police pursuit Monday night. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say officers were called to an armed robbery and carjacking in the 2200 block of Park Road around 11:26 p.m. Officers spotted the suspect vehicle and attempted to stop the driver, but police say the occupants refused   Read More ...
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2 teens in custody after South Side carjacking, chase, crash
2 teens in custody after South Side carjacking, chase, crash A police chase that started with a carjacking ended in a crash on Chicago's South Side early Tuesday morning.   Read More ...
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Two teens accused of South Side carjacking
Two teens accused of South Side carjacking Two teenagers are accused of carjacking a man in the South Commons neighborhood on the South Side, eluding police officers and crashing into a parked car early Tuesday, authorities said. The boys, ages 14 and 15, were taken to Comer Children's Hospital for treatment and had their conditions stabilized, according to police and fire officials. No other injuries were reported. A 45-year-old man reported being carjacked in the 2600 block South King Drive when a gunman came up to him and told him to get out of his 2014 silver Chevy Malibu about 2 a   Read More ...
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Investigators promise to track down carjackers in 2 cases
Investigators promise to track down carjackers in 2 cases MADISON COUNTY, IL - Investigators with the Madison County Sheriff’s Office are determined to arrest armed suspects wanted for 2 carjacking’s. One of the victims is approximately 80-years-old. Detectives are also looking into the possibility the crimes are connected to other carjacking’s on both sides of the river. Capt. Mike Dixon released the following information. He said the most recent carjacking was Sunday night at a home on D’Adrian Drive   Read More ...
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Woman carjacked in Southwest Portland; suspect at large
Woman carjacked in Southwest Portland; suspect at large PORTLAND, Ore. – A man carjacked a woman in Southwest Portland on Monday afternoon, police said. The victim told police she was in her car near when a man opened her door and told her to get out, according to Portland police Sgt. Chris Burley. The man did not appear to have a weapon, the victim said. Before the suspect drove away, he opened a rear door and let the victim’s dog out   Read More ...
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Woman carjacked in downtown Portland, suspect at large
Woman carjacked in downtown Portland, suspect at large PORTLAND, Ore. — Police are looking for a man suspected of carjacking a woman downtown Monday. Police said they were called to the area of Southwest 10th Avenue and Clay Street at about 3 p.m. The woman said she was in her car when a man came up, opened her door, and told her to get out. Before the suspect took off with her car, he let her dog out from the backseat   Read More ...
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Daytona Beach teen accused of carjacking, battery has sentence thrown out
Daytona Beach teen accused of carjacking, battery has sentence thrown out Cook is accused of engaging men online, then luring them to remote areas in South Daytona where they were robbed or carjacked by others allegedly involved in the scheme. Daytona Beach teen accused of carjacking, battery has sentence thrown out Cook is accused of engaging men online, then luring them to remote areas in South Daytona where they were robbed or carjacked by others allegedly involved in the scheme   Read More ...
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Deputy shoots, kills carjacking suspect in Georgia
CLARKESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a sheriff's deputy shot and killed a carjacking suspect during a traffic stop in Georgia. Habersham County Sheriff's Office spokesman Mike Wurtz tells local news outlets that a deputy pulled over a silver Ford Explorer on Sunday afternoon that matched the description of a vehicle that had been carjacked in White County. He says that during the stop the driver, 24-year-old Christopher Collins, failed to show his hands when the deputy asked him repeatedly   Read More ...
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Deputy shoots, kills carjacking suspect in Georgia
CLARKESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a sheriff's deputy shot and killed a carjacking suspect during a traffic stop in Georgia. Habersham County Sheriff's Office spokesman Mike Wurtz tells local news outlets that a deputy pulled over a silver Ford Explorer on Sunday afternoon that matched the description of a vehicle that had been carjacked in White County. He says that during the stop the driver, 24-year-old Christopher Collins, failed to show his hands when the deputy asked him repeatedly   Read More ...
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Police: Girl carjacked acquaintance in state park
HANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Police are accusing a 15-year-old girl of carjacking an acquaintance at gunpoint at a Pennsylvania state park and say the firearm went off as he struggled with her. Codorus State Park police say the two were at the West Manheim Township park's campground launch at about 2 a.m. Wednesday when they allege she "suddenly pulled a firearm" and demanded his car keys and cellphone   Read More ...
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Police Make Arrest In Dorchester Carjacking
Police Make Arrest In Dorchester Carjacking BOSTON (CBS) — Police have arrested a Dorchester man accused of carjacking a woman at knifepoint. Officers say 31-year-old Byron McGee used the knife to steal a car at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Theodore Glenn Way. McGee crashed the car early Saturday morning on Columbia Road and police arrested McGee after chasing him on foot. Police say the man was already wanted for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon   Read More ...
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Alpharetta church carjacking suspect caught at MARTA station
Alpharetta church carjacking suspect caught at MARTA station A man who carjacked someone at gunpoint outside an Alpharetta church Friday night was captured inside the North Springs MARTA station, police said. About 8:21 p.m., the person, identified as 31-year-old Jason Taratoot, stole a green Kia Soul from someone at St. James United Methodist Church, according to a Facebook post by Alpharetta police. The church is in the 3000 block of Webb Bridge Road   Read More ...
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Utah suspect indicted in Nevada carjacking in which girl was missing for weeks
Reno, Nev. • A federal grand jury in Nevada has indicted an ex-felon from Utah on charges related to an armed car-jacking in Sparks last month that triggered a multi-state search for a missing 8-year-old girl. Federal prosecutors in Reno announced the indictment Wednesday of 28-year-old Andrew Brigman. He faces one count each of carjacking, felon in possession of a firearm and use of a firearm during a crime of violence   Read More ...
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Nevada Grand Jury Indicts Utah Suspect in Sparks Carjacking
Nevada Grand Jury Indicts Utah Suspect in Sparks Carjacking A federal grand jury in Nevada has indicted an ex-felon from Utah on charges related to an armed car-jacking in Sparks last month that triggered a multi-state search for a missing 8-year-old girl. Federal prosecutors in Reno announced the indictment Wednesday of 28-year-old Andrew Brigman. He faces one count each of carjacking, felon in possession of a firearm and use of a firearm during a crime of violence   Read More ...
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Teen facing felonies in 3 cities now charged in armed carjacking
Teen facing felonies in 3 cities now charged in armed carjacking A Birmingham teen - already awaiting trial on multiple felonies - is now under arrest for the July armed carjacking of a woman in eastern Jefferson County. Christian said the stolen car was recovered on August 1, in the City of Birmingham. Detectives found a hotel room key in the car that led them to a suspect. Kater was identified as the person who committed the robbery   Read More ...
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Police dog nabs hatchet-wielding carjacking suspect in Portland
Police dog nabs hatchet-wielding carjacking suspect in Portland A Portland police dog helped officers track down a man suspected of using a double-bladed hatchet to steal a car, police said Wednesday. Officers responded to the report of a carjacking in the 11100 block of Northeast Halsey Street at 11:58 p.m. Tuesday. Police say John Lewis, 46, demanded the keys to a 1993 gray two-door Honda Civic while holding the victim at hatchet-point and then drove off   Read More ...
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Car stolen in River Forest carjacking spotted in Chicago; juveniles in custody
Car stolen in River Forest carjacking spotted in Chicago; juveniles in custody Police said two juvenile suspects are in custody after they were involved in a carjacking that took place Monday in River Forest. According to River Forest Deputy Police Chief James O'Shea, the incident began at 10:51 p.m. Aug. 7 near Madison Street and Gale Avenue in River Forest. "The victim was approached by three to four subjects, one armed with a handgun," O'Shea said   Read More ...
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Fairfield PD searching for 2 carjacking suspects
Fairfield PD searching for 2 carjacking suspects Fairfield police are searching for carjacking two suspects caught on surveillance footage at a gas station. The two suspects can be seen driving up to the Sonoco location on Lloyd Noland Parkway around 1:45 a.m. Wednesday in a white SUV. They then went into the inside of the station. Upon coming out, one suspect returns to the white SUV and another walks up to a silver car occupied by the victim   Read More ...
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Police fatally shoot Illinois carjacking suspect after chase
Police fatally shoot Illinois carjacking suspect after chase CHICAGO (AP) _ Authorities say a 17-year-old carjacking suspect has been fatally shot and a second suspect is in custody following a chase on a Chicago freeway. Illinois State Police say the shooting happened Tuesday after police in the Chicago suburb of Dolton chased a vehicle that was stolen from nearby Hazel Crest. Police say the two suspects fled on foot after a crash and one was shot   Read More ...
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DeLand police: Man accused of shooting, kidnapping, carjacking disabled man
DeLand police: Man accused of shooting, kidnapping, carjacking disabled man DeLand police: Man accused of shooting, kidnapping, carjacking disabled man DELAND, Fla. — A man who showed up at a hospital after being shot four times had been kidnapped and carjacked beforehand, police said. Authorities said the victim was a disabled man who befriended Geral Caesar, 24, because he believed Caesar was homeless and he wanted to help him. The victim was meeting Caesar at a fast food-food restaurant July 31, when he said Caesar suddenly jumped in his truck and ordered him at gunpoint to drive to a secluded area where he shot the victim four times   Read More ...
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Screaming kids scare off would-be carjackers, Salisbury police say
Screaming kids scare off would-be carjackers, Salisbury police say WEBVTT N SCHEDULE.RANDY: RIGHT NOW POLICE HAVE A NEW CLUE IN A VIOLENT CRIME ON THE NORTH SHORE.THIS PHOTO WAS RELEASED OVERNIGHT OF THE SUSPECTS IN A CARJACKING.THERE'S STILL A LOT OF QUESTIONSSURROUNDING THIS CRIME. ANTOINETTE: THE EYEOPENER'S SERACONGI LIVE IN SALISBURY WITH THEPHOTOS POLICE WANT YOU TO SEE THIS MORNING.SERA?SERA: ANTOINETTE AND RANDY, SALISBURY POLICE ARE LOOKING FORTHE PUBLIC'S HELP IN TRACKING DOWN THOSE TWO SUSPECTS WHO ARE WANTED FOR AN ATTEMPTED CARJACKING   Read More ...
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2 Wanted In Attempted Armed Carjacking At Salisbury Beach
2 Wanted In Attempted Armed Carjacking At Salisbury Beach SALISBURY (CBS) – Salisbury Police are looking for help tracking down two suspects in an attempted carjacking. Investigators say the pair tried to take a car in the Blue Ocean parking lot at Salisbury Beach around 8:30 p.m. Monday. “A gun was shown and the suspects are considered armed and dangerous,” police said on Twitter. No one was hurt. The two ran away from the scene, but officers released surveillance photos of them hoping to generate some leads in the case   Read More ...
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Houston man sentenced after shooting father in front of wife and children during failed carjacking
A violent carjacker who shot a man repeatedly when he targeted a family in an attempted 2016 Houston heist was hit Monday with a 14-year prison sentence. A federal judge ordered Adarrion Christie to prison for a total of 171 months - 51 months for the carjacking attempt and 10 years for aiding and abetting the discharge of a firearm during a crime   Read More ...
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Police search for suspects in carjacking
Police search for suspects in carjacking WEBVTT N SCHEDULE.RANDY: RIGHT NOW POLICE HAVE A NEW CLUE IN A VIOLENT CRIME ON THE NORTH SHORE.THIS PHOTO WAS RELEASED OVERNIGHT OF THE SUSPECTS IN A CARJACKING.THERE'S STILL A LOT OF QUESTIONSSURROUNDING THIS CRIME. ANTOINETTE: THE EYEOPENER'S SERACONGI LIVE IN SALISBURY WITH THEPHOTOS POLICE WANT YOU TO SEE THIS MORNING.SERA?SERA: ANTOINETTE AND RANDY, SALISBURY POLICE ARE LOOKING FORTHE PUBLIC'S HELP IN TRACKING DOWN THOSE TWO SUSPECTS WHO ARE WANTED FOR AN ATTEMPTED CARJACKING   Read More ...
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Pair sought in attempted carjacking
Pair sought in attempted carjacking WEBVTT N SCHEDULE.RANDY: RIGHT NOW POLICE HAVE A NEW CLUE IN A VIOLENT CRIME ON THE NORTH SHORE.THIS PHOTO WAS RELEASED OVERNIGHT OF THE SUSPECTS IN A CARJACKING.THERE'S STILL A LOT OF QUESTIONSSURROUNDING THIS CRIME. ANTOINETTE: THE EYEOPENER'S SERACONGI LIVE IN SALISBURY WITH THEPHOTOS POLICE WANT YOU TO SEE THIS MORNING.SERA?SERA: ANTOINETTE AND RANDY, SALISBURY POLICE ARE LOOKING FORTHE PUBLIC'S HELP IN TRACKING DOWN THOSE TWO SUSPECTS WHO ARE WANTED FOR AN ATTEMPTED CARJACKING   Read More ...
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Berkeley man charged in Belleville-area carjacking that initiated high-speed chase
Berkeley man charged in Belleville-area carjacking that initiated high-speed chase A 22-year-old man was charged Friday in connection with a carjacking that led police on a high-speed, bistate chase. Romello S. Bland, of the 8400 block of Short Street in Berkeley, was charged with hijacking a vehicle with a firearm, according to court records. Police believe Bland was one of two men who stole a 2009 Pontiac G8 from a woman at gunpoint about 11:30 p   Read More ...
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Philly man jailed in interstate carjacking, New Jersey heist
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia man has been jailed in an interstate carjacking that police say included stealing gasoline at gunpoint from a station in New Jersey. Twenty-four-year-old Marquan Pitts is accused of carjacking a Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority worker, stealing the man's Dodge Charger, which he crashed on a crowded street as Philadelphia police closed in on him about 2 p   Read More ...
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Suspect crashes after carjacking, armed robbery, police chase through Pa., NJ
Suspect crashes after carjacking, armed robbery, police chase through Pa., NJ A suspect who carjacked a SEPTA worker in Spring Garden and then committed an armed robbery in South Jersey led Philadelphia police on a chase Sunday afternoon, authorities say.   Read More ...
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Man shot, robbed, carjacked on Grand River in Detroit
Man shot, robbed, carjacked on Grand River in Detroit DETROIT - A 57-year-old man was shot Friday by a man who carjacked and robbed him on Detroit's west side, police said. The victim said he was approached by a man who threatened to rob him. Police said the victim was shot and carjacked. The culprit took a white Infiniti truck, $1,000 and jewelry, police said. Police are searching for a 45-year-old black man   Read More ...
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Two teens charged with North Laurel carjacking
Two teens charged with North Laurel carjacking Howard County police arrested two male teenagers Wednesday in North Laurel after they allegedly stole an acquaintance's car and then hit two parked vehicles. The Laurel residents, ages 15 and 16, were charged with carjacking, robbery, assault and theft. Howard County police spokesman Seth Hoffman said the 15-year-old was court-ordered to a juvenile facility, while the 16-year-old was charged as an adult and is being held at the Howard County Detention Center   Read More ...
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Armed carjacking suspects arrested in KC after police chase across state line
Armed carjacking suspects arrested in KC after police chase across state line A police chase involving suspects in an armed carjacking in Kansas City, Kan., ended after a wreck in Kansas City Thursday afternoon. Two male suspects were arrested about 3:30 p.m. Thursday near the scene of the wreck in the area of 24th Street and Park Avenue. A third person may have been in the stolen car, but was not in custody   Read More ...
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Three juveniles in custody following carjacking in N.W. Oklahoma City
Three juveniles in custody following carjacking in N.W. Oklahoma City OKLAHOMA CITY – Three juveniles were arrested following a carjacking that quickly turned into a chase. Around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, three teen suspects reportedly carjacked someone near Lyrewood Lane and N.W. Expressway. Moments later, the suspects led police on a short chase before ditching the vehicle near N.W. 56th and Portland. Police searched the area and were able to locate all three suspects   Read More ...
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Search underway for four men after carjacking in north Charlotte - | WBTV Charlotte
Search underway for four men after carjacking in north Charlotte - | WBTV Charlotte Police in Charlotte are searching for four people involved in an armed robbery and carjacking that happened Wednesday night. Around 8 p.m. a man was driving on Senior Drive when he stopped at a stop sign at LaSalle Street, near Beatties Ford Road. While the driver was stopped, a man jumped into the car and forced him to drive a short distance   Read More ...
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Suspects in carjacking of Metro East mother arrested after high-speed chase
Suspects in carjacking of Metro East mother arrested after high-speed chase Carjacking suspects who took police on a high-speed, bi-state chase Wednesday were arrested in Granite City, apparently after ditching the stolen car and hitching a ride with a family member. The family member may not have known they were on the run from police. Authorities say the robbers took a 2009 Pontiac G8 from a woman at gunpoint Tuesday night. The carjackers allowed her to get her two small children out of the car before they took off in it, police said   Read More ...
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Police chase Belleville carjacking suspect into St. Louis City
Police chase Belleville carjacking suspect into St. Louis City ST. LOUIS, Mo. – A police pursuit is underway for a suspect wanted in an overnight carjacking in Belleville. The victim, a 23-year-old woman, says her silver 2009 Pontiac G8, with Illinois registration AP57712, was taken from her at gunpoint by two men on Eastview Drive. She was allowed to remove her three-year-old daughter and six-month-old son from the vehicle before the suspects took off   Read More ...
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