Alert issued over armed carjackers targeting drivers in Woodlawn, Park Manor
CHICAGO - Chicago police are urging drivers to be cautious in two South Side neighborhoods after three recent armed carjackings.
In each incident, two to four males wearing black ski masks approach a victim who is standing outside their car and demand their keys at gunpoint, according to a new CPD community alert.
The carjackings happened over a 24-hour period in the Woodlawn and Park Manor neighborhoods.
- At 6:15 p.m. Dec. 30 in the 6300 block of South Ingleside Avenue
- At 9:15 p.m. Dec. 30 in the 6700 block of South Evans Avenue
- At 9:20 a.m. Dec. 41 in the 6500 block of South Kenwood Avenue
Anyone with information on these carjackings is encouraged to contact Area One detectives at (312) 747-8384.