Two teens charged in armed carjacking in Garfield Park
CHICAGO - Two teens were arrested minutes after a man and woman were carjacked at gunpoint in the Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.
The boys, 13 and 14, are accused of carjacking a 36-year-old man and 32-year-old woman around 2:22 p.m. Saturday in the 3900 block of West Jackson Boulevard, Chicago police said.
Officers arrested the teens in the same block almost ten minutes later, police said.
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Both were charged with aggravated vehicular hijacking with a firearm. The 13-year-old was also charged with aggravated unlawful use of a loaded weapon.
The teens, who weren’t named because they’re charged as juveniles.