26 July 18 - 12th District - Community Alert Vehicular Hijackings P18-1-204(A) CA
This alert gives notice to residents in the 12th District (Near West) of recently reported aggravated vehicular hijackings on beats 1214, 1215, and 1232. In the first incident a valet driver was parking a vehicle when he was approached by two offenders who displayed handguns, struck the victim, took the victim’s property and stole the vehicle. In the second incident, the victim parked a car and was subsequently approached by 5 offenders. One of the offenders displayed a handgun at which point they entered the vehicle and fled the scene. In the third incident, a ride share driver was waiting for his client when he was approached by two offenders. One of the offenders displayed a firearm and then both offenders entered the victim’s vehicle and fled South-bound on Ogden Av.