Police warn of armed carjackings on NW Side
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Police are warning residents of three recent carjackings in the Northwest Side neighborhoods of Albany Park, Portage Park and Jefferson Park.
In each incident, someone approached the victim, displayed a handgun and took the victim’s vehicle, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
The most recent carjacking happened at 9:18 p.m. April 20 in the 5600 block of West Waveland, police said. Two more carjackings happened April 18, one at 3:35 a.m. in the 3600 block of West Argyle and the other at 6 p.m. in the 5900 block of West Higgins.
Anyone with information on the incidents is asked to contact Area North detectives at (312) 744-8263.