Teen charged in carjacking at Lawndale gas station

Edmond Harris, 18, was identified as one of the people who carjacked a man at a gas station in the 3900 block of West Roosevelt Road, police said.

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A man was charged with a March 6, 2021 carjacking in Lawndale on the West Side.

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An 18-year-old man faces felony charges for allegedly carjacking a man earlier in March at a gas station in Lawndale.

Edmond Harris faces one count of vehicular hijacking for his role in the March 6 incident, Chicago police said.

Harris was identified as one of the people who participated in the armed carjacking of a 22-year-old man at a gas station in the 3900 block of West Roosevelt Road, police said.

He was arrested Wednesday by CPD’s Vehicular Hijacking Task Force, police said.

Harris was scheduled to appear in bond court Friday.

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