Latest News About «Carjacking»:

    SAN ANTONIO – Bexar County Sheriff’s Office deputies have arrested two men and are searching for third after they stole a vehicle at gunpoint late Wednesday night. Deputies made the arrests around 2:40 a.m. in the 5100 block of Badland Beacon in Northeast Bexar County, not far from Binz-Engleman Road. According to the BCSO, the three men stole the vehicle at gunpoint before ultimately being found by deputies. Deputies said they followed the vehicle before the suspects bailed and tried...
    MANSFIELD, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Mansfield Police have arrested a man for allegedly killing his girlfriend who was pregnant with twins. Police arrested Maurice Kelso Smith, 28, on Monday, June 29 for aggravated robbery following a carjacking at gunpoint that happened after the deadly shooting of his girlfriend. After the carjacking, shortly before 1:00 p.m. Monday in the 1600 block of N. U.S. 287 Frontage Road, police found a woman in another car who had been shot and killed. She was...
    MANSFIELD, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Mansfield Police have arrested a man wanted for killing his girlfriend who was pregnant with twins. Police arrested Maurice Kelso Smith, 28, on Monday, June 29 for aggravated robbery following a carjacking that happened after the deadly shooting of his girlfriend. After the carjacking, police saw a woman in another car who had been shot and killed. Maurice Kelso Smith (credit: Mansfield PD) Police found Smith at an apartment in Fort Worth took him into custody...
    DAVENPORT (CBS SF) — A 56-year-old Portland man was being held Wednesday on carjacking, hit-and-run, illegal weapon and evading police charges stemming from a violent crime in Davenport that left guests terrified inside a restaurant. The Santa Cruz Sheriff’s Department said John Kenyanjui was being held in county jail on $100,000 bail. Investigators were working with other local agencies to determine if he had any connection to similar crimes in the Bay Area. At around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, the...
    Authorities are seeking the publics help locating a man they say was involved in a Newark carjacking. A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Maurice P. Williams, who is connected to a carjacking and other firearm offenses that occurred on the 500 block of S. 13th Street on June 28, Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose said in a release.  Williams had braided hair with red tips at the time of the incident, Ambrose said. Anyone with...
    DAVENPORT (CBS SF) — A dangerous, gun-wielding carjacking suspect terrified guests inside a restaurant in a Santa Cruz County beach town Tuesday afternoon before leading authorities on a high-speed chase that ended with a stolen car going off a cliff. It was later determined the suspect fired shots inside the restaurant before carjacking a victim and fleeing with authorities in pursuit. The wild scene unfolded in the beach town of Davenport in Santa Cruz County. At around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday...
    DAVENPORT (CBS SF) — A dangerous carjacking suspect terrified guests inside a restaurant in a Santa Cruz County beach town Tuesday afternoon before leading authorities on a high-speed chase that ended with a stolen car going off a cliff. It was later determined the suspect fired shots inside the restaurant before carjacking a victim and fleeing with authorities in pursuit. The wild scene unfolded in the beach town of Davenport in Santa Cruz County. At around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon,...
    MANSFIELD, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Mansfield Police have a person of interest in custody regarding a homicide case followed by a carjacking. Police said shortly before 1:00 p.m. Monday, officers responded to a carjacking in the 1600 block of N. U.S. 287 Frontage Road. The victim reported a suspect took her vehicle at gunpoint and drove northbound on the service road. The victim told police the suspect got out of a car in the parking lot right before the carjacking. When officers...
    DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A man shot and killed an armed suspect who allegedly tried to carjack him at a park in Dallas on Saturday, police said. Police said they responded to a shooting at William Blair Park in the 3000 block of Rochester Street at around 10:20 p.m. According to police, Mark Piper, 51, told them he was standing outside his vehicle when an unidentified male pointed a gun at him and got into his car. Police said Piper then...
    A loaded handgun was recovered and three people arrested in a Newark carjacking, authorities said. A victim reporting a carjacking told police someone got into their black 2014 Chevrolet Suburban on the 300 block of South 18th Street, around 6:50 Thursday morning, Newark police said. Officers near Madison Avenue and South 16th Street saw the carjacked vehicle and attempted to stop it, but the driver fled -- hitting two unoccupied, parked cars and two occupied, parked cars, police said. The...
    AURORA, Colo. (AP) — An investigation is underway after police shot and killed a carjacking suspect they say pointed a handgun at them in suburban Denver. The Aurora Sentinel reports officers were called to a carjacking and kidnapping at a liquor store in Denver on Monday. Investigators say they traced the vehicle to Aurora, where the masked suspect brandished the gun. Five Denver officers and one Aurora officer opened fire, killing the suspect. The vehicles owner, who was still with...
    DENVER (CBS4) – Denver police are asking for help identifying three suspects accused in a series of carjackings Friday, including a shooting that left a man in his 90s in critical condition. The crime spree started just before noon Friday in the 3300 block of South Oneida Street. (credit: Denver Police Department) Investigators said the suspects are believed to be armed and dangerous. They are accused of first carjacking a 2009 beige Hyundai sedan with the license plate 282-SJH. Just...
    Maplewood and St. Paul reported three carjackings and three robberies by the same group of juveniles Friday evening. The crimes are the latest in at least 20 quick-hitting robberies spanning the Twin Cities and northern suburbs over the last two weeks. “We had three in rapid succession, all the same suspects,” said Sgt. Michael Nye of the Maplewood Police Department. “They arrived in a stolen car and stole another car.” The carjackings were all in residential areas in Maplewood and...
    A juvenile was arrested after a brief foot chase for an alleged carjacking The incident took place around 5 a.m., Thursday, June 18, when Bridgeport Police received word of a stolen vehicle and a person assaulted, said Scott Appleby, director of the Citys Emergency Management Department. Police spotted the stolen vehicle, a black Toyota Highlander taken in Stratford, in the Noble Avenue area when the vehicle fled from the officer, Appleby said. The vehicle became disabled a short time later...
    Police arrested a 16-year-old boy Saturday on suspicion of carjacking, saying the crime is the latest in a string of recent brazen carjackings in St. Paul over the past 10 days that appears to be the efforts of several people working together. Beginning on or before June 5, at least a dozen carjackings have taken place on city streets by thieves who usually operate in the same manner with the same circumstances being repeated, said St. Mike Ernster of the...
    CLICK HERE if you’re having a problem viewing the photos on a mobile device. OAKLAND — Law officers chased a suspected vehicle thief and carjacker in a high-speed pursuit that snaked along East Bay freeways and roads and left one officer injured before police arrested the man at a water treatment plant Saturday evening, sheriff’s deputies said. Multiple law enforcement agencies were involved in a high-speed chase that began in Lafayette with a report of a stolen vehicle, raced along...
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A Kansas City police officer shot and killed a carjacking suspect Saturday afternoon, authorities said. Missouri Highway Patrol spokesman Andy Bell said the shooting happened after a brief vehicle and foot pursuit, the Kansas City Star reported. Bell said the officer fired one shot after the man “presented some type of handgun.” The officer has been placed on administrative leave, according to Kansas City police spokeswoman Doaa El-Ashkar. TOP STORIES NASCAR rejects...
    LAS VEGAS (AP) - A carjacking in Henderson led to a pursuit early Sunday, then a shootout involving police officers, authorities said. According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, an armed suspect stole a car at around 5:30 a.m. Henderson police pursued and the suspect opened fire at officers, who returned fire. TOP STORIES Chattanooga police chief tells officers OK with George Floyd death to turn in badges George Soros, 89, is still on a quest to destroy...