2 arrested after 18-year-old woman carjacked at gunpoint in Austin

SHARE 2 arrested after 18-year-old woman carjacked at gunpoint in Austin
cpd_014.jpg

Sun-Times file photo

Two people were arrested Thursday night after an 18-year-old woman was carjacked at gunpoint in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

Just after 10 p.m., three people went up to the woman’s white Volkswagen in the 500 block of North Austin and took it at gunpoint, according to Chicago Police.

Officers later spotted the vehicle and chased it to the 3900 block of West 16th Street, where it struck a parked vehicle, police said.

Two people were taken into custody, but the third wasn’t caught, police said.

No injuries were reported. Area North detectives were investigating.

The Latest
After paying his dues as a player and longtime assistant coach, Richardson will test his “calm demeanor” and patient approach in a tough situation in Chicago.
High schoolers with suicide risk behaviors are more than 4 times more likely to have experienced cyberbullying than youth who don’t have suicide risk. It’s essential to address bullying at school as part of adolescent suicide prevention.
Today’s update is a 5-minute read that will brief you on the day’s biggest stories.
Giannoulias entrará en las elecciones generales de noviembre como el candidato favorito.
Alrededor del 20% de los votantes registrados en Chicago participaron el martes, un total no oficial que marcaría la tasa más baja de la ciudad desde 2014.