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the violent theft of an occupied car

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The man and woman who were handcuffed were carjacked about midnight Sunday on the 100 block of North Porter Street in Elgin, Elgin police reported.
What would we do if a driver said he had been carjacked? It's the police to give us the outcome of the investigation."We also cannot take administrative action against the driver because he moved with the PS to another ministry," Mr Ismail said.
I had to say thank you to Richard Nance for his excellent article "Carjacked." It was one of the very few truly practical articles I've ever read in any publication.
The suspects were brought in from detention for questioning, during which they confessed that they had carjacked A.R.'s vehicle worth Dh8,000," he claimed.
A college student was carjacked Tuesday morning at knifepoint on East 15th Avenue and Mill Street, police said.
Owens, driving a rental car, fired three shots at pursuing officers at Waverly and Coral streets, set fire to the rental vehicle on Endicott Street, and carjacked a pizza deliveryman's car at gunpoint on Franklin Street.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Two brothers and their teenage sister were killed in Philadelphia when a carjacked SUV rammed them as they sold fruit for their church.
According to an interview with a (http://www.boston.com/metrodesk/2013/04/25/carjack-victim-recounts-his-harrowing-night/BhQWGzarWee8MZ6KtMHJNN/story.html) young Chinese immigrant who was carjacked by Tsarnaev and his older brother Tamerlan the night of April 18, the two brothers were making plans to carry out a similar attack in Times Square in New York City.
Cape Town, April 10 ( ANI ): A South African man managed to be rescued after being carjacked as he sent a text message to his girlfriend, who in turn shared the details of the incident on Twitter and helped save him.
It is alleged the 44-year-old carjacked the young mother's Ford Focus in an attempt to escape pursuing police officers.
Summary: BEIRUT: Two thieves were arrested on Saturday after they carjacked a Range Rover in the area of New Rawda, with the intent of selling the vehicle in Tahwetit al-Ghadi.
He said: "His wife was outside their house in London when she was carjacked by eight thugs who were on motorbikes.
The two trucks on contract to the World Food Programme (WFP) carrying food items from El Obeid to El Daein were carjacked on September 17 by gunmen about80 kilometres from Al Deain, South Darfur.