Chicago police say woman killed in Little Village crash with suspected carjackers on crime spree throughout SW Side

Chicago police say woman killed in Little Village crash with suspected carjackers on crime spree throughout SW Side

Suspects, driving stolen automobile, stole 2 extra automobiles in McKinley Park, Coronary heart of Chicago, police mentioned

CHICAGO (TOC) — A number of suspected carjackers triggered a lethal crash Wednesday evening in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood, CPD mentioned.

Early Thursday morning, the badly broken vehicles remained on the scene the place one girl was killed after police mentioned 4 suspects carjacked two drivers and led officers on a chase.

Authorities mentioned it began earlier than 7 p.m. when 4 suspects driving a stolen white pick-up truck carjacked a 65-year-old girl within the 3400-block of South Claremont Avenue in McKinley Park, stealing her black Honda.

Police mentioned those self same suspects carjacked a second 25-year-old girl, within the 1900-block of West twenty first Place, stealing her white Honda in Chicago’s Coronary heart of Chicago neighborhood.

They then headed again to the 3400-block of South Leavitt Avenue in McKinley Park and tried to set the pickup truck they stole on hearth, CPD mentioned.

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Police mentioned the suspects then jumped into the stolen black Honda and took off.

Officers tried to drag the automobile over, however the driver took off, main them on a chase.

They crashed right into a Toyota within the 3100-block of South Kedzie Avenue. The 55-year-old girl driving was taken to Mt. Sinai hospital, the place she died.

The Cook dinner County Medical Examiner’s Workplace recognized her as Dominga Flores of Chicago.

CPD mentioned they arrested all 4 suspects, and recovered two weapons within the automobile.

Prices are pending. Main Accidents Detectives are investigating the incident.

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