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Case Against Westmont Teen Charged with Shooting Woman in Leg While Hijacking Her Car at Gunpoint Transferred to Adult Court

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin announced today, Thursday, June 2, 2022 that a sixteen-year-old Westmont resident accused in juvenile court of shooting a woman in her leg and hijacking her car at gunpoint has […]

Thorntons gas station 601 Route 83 Bensenville (Image capture November 2021 ©2022 Google)
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Two Suspects from Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking in Bensenville in Custody within an Hour with Elmhurst Police

Bensenville police responded about 1:21 a.m. Tuesday, May 31, 2022 to a vehicular hijacking at 601 Route 83 in Bensenville, IL — just west of O’Hare International Airport in Chicago. There was a report overnight […]

Morgan Street and Tilden Street near I-290 in Chicago (Image capture September 2021 ©2022)
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Illinois State Police Capture Armed Carjacking Suspects, Recover Vehicle and Weapon Near I-290 and Morgan St, Chicago

Illinois State Police began surveillance of an SUV and carjacking suspects about 5:30 a.m. on I-290 EAST near Racine, and a short time later on I-94 exiting at Roosevelt Road in Chicago. Police discovered a […]

1800 block of Burning Bush Lane in Mount Prospect (Image captured August 2019 ©2022)
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Mount Prospect Police Investigating Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking on Burning Bush Ln Near Old Willow Rd

Police officers from Mount Prospect responded about 11:02 p.m. Saturday, March 19, 2022 to a report of an aggravated vehicular hijacking in the block of 1800 North Burning Bush Lane in Mount Prospect. The preliminary […]

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Illinois State Police Arrest Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking Suspect; Recover Crashed, Stolen Vehicle

Chicago, IL – Illinois State Police (ISP) District Chicago arrested a subject and recovered a vehicle taken in an Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking on Thursday January 20, 2022, at approximately 1:18 a.m., after Illinois State Police […]

Luis Gomez-Garcia, Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking suspect (SOURCE: DuPage County Sheriff's Office)
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Bond Denied for Two Suspects Charged with Hijacking Vehicle at Knifepoint with Two Children in the Back Seat in Villa Park

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Villa Park Chief of Police Michael Rivas announced Sunday, October 10, 2021 that bond has been denied for two men accused of hijacking a woman’s car at knifepoint […]