River West Carjacker Rams Into Cab, Flees | NBC Chicago

River West Carjacker Rams Into Cab, Flees

Police search for the man who carjacked a woman's vehicle in River West




    Someone stole a woman's car Thursday in Chicago's River West neighborhood then hit a cab and fled, police said.

    A woman was getting into her car around 10 p.m. near Chicago Avenue and Carpenter Street when a man approached her and said he had a gun, police said.

    The man shoved her out of the way and stole her car.

    As the man fled with the woman's vehicle, police said he crashed into a cab then took off running.

    Chicago Police continue searching for the man.