Life sentences given to man convicted in couple’s slaying
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man convicted in the case of a couple who was kidnapped, tortured and killed in a 2007 carjacking in Tennessee is going to prison having heard emotional testimony from...
Man shot by Wichita police charged with carjacking SUV
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man who was shot by Wichita police at a McDonald's drive-through has been charged with carjacking a sport utility vehicle while trying to get away.
3 arrested in carjacking of vehicle with child inside
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have arrested three people in the carjacking of a vehicle with a 5-year-old child inside.
Police say the car's owner was paying for gas around 3 p.m....
Teen convicted in SUV heist that led to fatal Missouri crash
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A teenager has been convicted in a carjacking that led to a St. Louis-area crash that killed a 9-year-old boy and injured three relatives as they returned from a trip to Disney...
Sentence reduced for man convicted in couple’s 2007 killing
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A plea deal has shortened the sentence of a man convicted in the case of a couple who was kidnapped, tortured and killed in a 2007 carjacking in Tennessee.
Police: Elderly man carjacks SUV, causes crashes
BOSTON (AP) — Police say a 72-year-old man forced several people out of a sport utility vehicle and drove off before crashing into several vehicles in Boston.
Woman accused of stealing bag with gun from off-duty deputy
ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) — A Louisiana woman is accused of stealing a bag with a gun and other items from an off-duty deputy's personal vehicle.
Man sentenced for 1987 slaying outside Hollywood nightclub
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former federal police officer has been sentenced for killing a motorist during a carjacking three decades ago in Hollywood.
Man sentenced in carjacking of Meals on Wheels volunteer
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A suburban St. Louis man has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for carjacking three vehicles, including one belonging to a volunteer for the Meals on Wheels program that...
Federal appeals court grants Texas inmate stay of execution
HOUSTON (AP) — A federal appeals court granted a stay of execution Wednesday to a Texas inmate just one day before he was scheduled to die for the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old woman during a...
Jury returns fifth guilty verdict in couple’s 2007 killing
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The fifth defendant charged in the case of a couple who was kidnapped, tortured and killed in a 2007 carjacking in Tennessee has been found guilty in the...
Baltimore carjacker sentenced to 17 years in prison
BALTIMORE (AP) — Federal authorities say a Baltimore man with a long criminal history has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for carjacking.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida say a felon released from prison last month after his life sentence was reduced is now charged with strangling a retiree he carjacked after a bank...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say two men involved in an armed carjacking in North Carolina have each been sentenced to a more than decade in prison.
Couple in custody after fatal Florida crash, carjacking
WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. (AP) — A man and woman are in police custody after a fatal crash that killed a motorcyclist and a carjacking that led to a multi-county manhunt.
2 people shot in suburban St. Louis carjacking
FENTON, Mo. (AP) — Two people are hospitalized after they were shot during a pre-dawn carjacking in suburban St. Louis.
St. Louis County police say the crime happened just before 4 a.m. at a...
Carjacking victim killed in St. Louis County
RIVERVIEW, Mo. (AP) — A St. Louis County carjacking victim is dead and the suspect is facing charges after crashing during a police chase.
Police say 49-year-old Arthur Hodges was fatally...
- WRAL-TVSanford man gets 15 years in prison for Harnett robbery, carjackingMarch 24, 2019
- Connecticut PostTroopers ID suspected carjacker killed by policeFebruary 21, 2019
- Connecticut PostBridgeport PD: Juveniles arrested after pursuit that followed carjacking, shots firedJanuary 26, 2019
- Mohave Valley Daily NewsSentencing in carjacking delayedDecember 24, 2018
- Mohave Valley Daily NewsLas Vegas woman pleads guilty in May carjackingDecember 4, 2018
CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. (AP) — A Washington, D.C., man has been sentenced to 70 years in prison for killing and carjacking a Marine veteran at a Maryland gas station.
Third man sentenced in building inspector murder
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A judge has sentenced a 23-year-old man to 32 years in prison for his role in the shotgun slaying of a Milwaukee city inspector during a failed carjacking.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A Colorado man has pleaded guilty to carjacking resulting in death and other offenses stemming from a series of crimes committed in 2017 in New Mexico.
LARWILL, Ind. (AP) — State police say a northern Indiana police dog died after an officer's cruiser was involved in a fiery collision with a car driven by a carjacking suspect.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Two Newark teenagers face carjacking charges after they were captured following a police chase.
Authorities say the boys, ages 14 and 15, carjacked a man at gunpoint...
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Police say a woman stole a vehicle after throwing a snake at the driver, then crashed through barricades set up for a pole-vaulting exhibition in South Carolina.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana man is grieving after his dog was found dead inside a truck that was stolen in a carjacking.
News outlets report David Mohr left his dog Roleaux in the...
WOODVILLE, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi police chief says a man shot multiple times by a Mississippi officer is improving.
Woodville Police Chief Jessie Stewart tells The Natchez Democrat that...
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — One of the suspects in the June shooting deaths of five people in White Swan was arraigned on a federal carjacking charge.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California man posed as a woman on dating apps to lure men to a meeting place and then rob and carjack them, prosecutors said.
DENVER (AP) — A man who was sentenced to life in prison for his role in a fatal carjacking in Colorado as a teenager has been released.
The Denver Post reports 39-year-old Curtis Brooks...
FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a Massachusetts man attempted to rob a New Jersey shopping center customer and then carjacked an elderly woman and crashed her vehicle before he was...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee judge announced Knox County will hold the trial for a man accused of helping kidnap, torture and kill a couple in a 2007 carjacking.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman has been arrested in the death of a man who was assaulted during a carjacking and run over by an off-duty officer.
2 Wasilla residents charged with robbery, kidnapping
WASILLA, Alaska (AP) — Two Wasilla residents have been charged with felonies in a suspected carjacking.
Alaska State Troopers say 40-year-old Jason Freeland and 26-year-old Damali Clements...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Authorities in Alabama have released the identity of a man who died after being assaulted during a carjacking and run over by an off-duty officer.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Police in Alabama say a person is dead after being assaulted during a carjacking and then run over by an off-duty officer.
2 boys charged in fatal carjacking attempt
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two teenage boys have been charged in juvenile court in a fatal carjacking attempt in Hennepin County.
Prosecutors say the 15- and 16-year-old boys, armed with pistols,...
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia say they're searching for three argumentative assailants whose attempted carjacking of a 50-year-old man was foiled by their bickering.
CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. (AP) — A Washington, D.C., man has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the death of a District veteran who was shot to death and robbed at a Maryland gas...
Arrest made in Colorado carjacking death
PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) — Colorado police have arrested a 20-year-old man accused of stealing a vehicle whose owner died after being dragged along a street while trying to stop the theft.
PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on a reported carjacking and freeway closure (all times local):
A Phoenix freeway has reopened after being closed while authorities investigated a...
PHOENIX (AP) — A freeway in Phoenix is closed as authorities investigate a reported carjacking during the Tuesday morning commute.
Trooper Kameron Lee of the state Department of Public...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis man has pleaded guilty to federal charges related to the carjacking and death of a high school football coach.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A police officer shot and killed a man who fled multiple times when the officer tried to arrest him over the weekend in Kansas City, Missouri.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a truck stolen with a 7-year-old boy inside in Los Angeles (all times local):
Authorities reunited a carjacked 7-year-old boy with his...
DETROIT (AP) — Two Detroit men have been charged following a string of carjackings on the city's west side.
The Wayne County prosecutor's office says 31-year-old Maruis Robinson and...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Police have arrested a California man they say falsely claimed that his 3-year-old daughter was abducted in a carjacking, triggering an Amber Alert.
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Police in Vermont say a couple is accused of forcing a driver out of a car at gunpoint in South Burlington.
Police say the man and woman flagged down a vehicle...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol says a 22-year-old man stole a cruiser from a trooper who'd stopped to help him and led law enforcement officials on an 11-mile (17-kilometer)...
HOUSTON (AP) — A federal judge has granted a request to delay this week's scheduled execution of a man condemned for fatally shooting a couple during a carjacking nearly 13 years ago.