Teen charged with stealing car at gunpoint with baby inside in Archer Heights

Teen charged with stealing car at gunpoint with baby inside in Archer Heights

CHICAGO (CBS) – Federal prosecutors announced an 18-year-old man was charged with carjacking a vehicle from a Chicago woman earlier this year while another woman and 1-year-old child were inside the vehicle. Monte Handley, of Chicago, was charged with carjacking and using, carrying, and brandishing a firearm during a crime of violence, according to a … Read more

2 teens arrested, 2 more wanted in connection with West Philadelphia Uber carjacking

2 teens arrested, 2 more wanted in connection with West Philadelphia Uber carjacking

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Two teenagers have been arrested after police say they viciously attacked an Uber driver and stole his SUV early Tuesday morning in West Philadelphia. The 65-year-old Uber driver suffered a broken nose and several broken teeth. Police say he was pulled out of his SUV, dragged on the ground and attacked. Just … Read more

Chick-fil-A worker thwarts carjack attempt

Chick-fil-A worker thwarts carjack attempt

Chick-fil-A worker thwarts carjack attempt – CBS News Watch CBS News A Chick-fil-A employee is being called a hero after saving a woman from a carjacking in Florida. The dramatic takedown was caught on video. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On .

Second teen charged with multiple armed carjackings on the same day in Roseland last year

Second teen charged with multiple armed carjackings on the same day in Roseland last year

CHICAGO (CBS) – A second teen has been charged in connection with four armed carjackings in Roseland last year – all of which happened on the same day. Malique Long, 18, is charged with three felony counts of aggravated vehicular hijacking with a firearm, one felony count of attempted aggravated vehicular hijacking with a firearm, … Read more

Pro athletes recent victims of robberies and home invasions

Pro athletes recent victims of robberies and home invasions

Brian Robinson Jr.Photo: Getty Images In a little less than three months, it will be the 15th anniversary of Sean Taylor’s death from a home invasion in South Florida. A physical specimen by any metric, the University of Miami and Washington NFL franchise star died from a gunshot wound at age 24. The 6-foot-2 safety, … Read more

Police issue alert of recent carjackings in Greater Grand Crossing

Police issue alert of recent carjackings in Greater Grand Crossing

CHICAGO (CBS) – Chicago police are warning residents of recent carjackings in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood. Police said In each incident, two to three male offenders approached a victim who was standing just outside their vehicle. The offenders displayed a handgun and demanded the victim’s vehicle. The offenders then entered the vehicle and drove … Read more

Minneapolis police warn of increase in carjackings in Phillips, Ventura Village neighborhoods

Minneapolis police warn of increase in carjackings in Phillips, Ventura Village neighborhoods

MINNEAPOLIS — Minneapolis police are warning residents on the city’s south side of an increase in robberies and carjackings in the Ventura Village and Midtown Phillips neighborhoods. The Minneapolis Police Department issued a letter to residents Friday saying that there have been increases in crime in these areas, noting that suspects have been armed and … Read more