This alert gives notice of recent vehicular hijackings that have occurred in the 11th District. In each incident the offenders approached the victims in their cars and ordered them out of their cars at gunpoint. The offenders then fled the scene with the victims’ vehicles.
On Tuesday July 3rd, 2018 at approximately 7:59 p.m., 11th District Tactical
Officers were responding to a person with a gun call in the 4700 block of West Fulton St. when
they were confronted by an armed offender. Officers fired shots at the offender striking him.
The offender was transported to Stroger Hospital where he was later pronounced. A weapon
was recovered at the scene.