10 Aug 21 - Business Alert Aggravated Vehicular Hijackings
This alert gives notice to the citizens in that numerous Aggravated Vehicular Hijackings have occurred within the boundaries of the 004th, 006th and 022nd Districts. In these incidents the victims who were working in ride share capacity were robbed of their vehicles by offenders armed with handguns.
This alert gives notice to residents in the South Chicago and Chatham neighborhoods of recent armed robberies. In the first incident, armed offenders hijacked a victim’s vehicle by gunpoint and later used the stolen vehicle to commit several more armed robberies several hours afterwards.