2 carjackings reported in Hyde Park

In each incident two to four men approached a woman sitting in her vehicle, Chicago police said in a community alert.

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A 29-year-old man was carjacked Jan.15, 2021 in Albany Park.

Two carjackings were reported Jan. 13 in Hyde Park on the South Side.

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Police are warning residents of a pair of carjackings reported Wednesday in Hyde Park on the South Side.

In each incident, a group of men approached a woman sitting in her vehicle, showed a handgun and demanded she get out, before driving away, Chicago police said in a community alert.

The first carjacking happened about 3:15 a.m. in the 1600 block of East 50th Place and the second about 6:50 p.m. in the 1400 block of East 55th Street.

The men are believed to be between 16 and 22-years-old, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Area One detectives at 312-747-8380

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