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Attempted car-jackings end in arrests
On April 15 at 11 a.m., two males allegedly robbed an elderly female by gunpoint at Westgate Park, taking three CDs from her. They allegedly attempted to take her car, but were not successful.
Minutes later they allegedly committed another robbery on Sullivant Avenue, near Wilson Road at a car wash. They tried to take the victim’s car by gunpoint but were unsuccessful.
A few minutes later they allegedly committed another robbery by gunpoint at a car wash on Georgesville Road.
None of the victims were injured. The first shift officers, from the 10th prectinct searched for the suspects and the patrol officers found them behind the McDonalds on Georgesville Road.
The officers also found the gun that was allegedly used in the robberies.
Both of the suspects have been arrested and are in jail.
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