All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘carjacking’

Nicole Curtis, HGTV’s ‘Rehab Addict’ Star, Robbed–Not Carjacked

Nicole Curtis is proof positive that one small act can turn into something much, much bigger once it hits the rumor mill. The HGTV Rehab Addict star was refurbishing a mansion in Detroit when she left her purse on the seat of her car. She went into the backseat to strap her child into a carseat and her purse was …

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Three Children Killed During Philadelphia Carjacking

Three children were killed and three adults were injured in Philadelphia Friday after two men carjacked an SUV and crashed it into a fruit stand. Authorities are offering a $110,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of the suspects, who remain at large. Siblings Thomas Reed, 10, Keiearra Williams, 15, and Terrence Williams, 7, were hit by a …

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Carjackers Who Can’t Drive Stick Must Flee On Foot

Three young men, all would-be carjackers. One vehicle with a manual transmission. You would think individuals with the ugly habit of stealing cars at gunpoint would have come across a stick shift at some point. Apparently not. Nancy Frederickson said that she was fetching something from the trunk of her vehicle when suddenly someone demanded the keys to her car. …

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Short Hills Mall Shooting Victim Identified

The man who was fatally wounded in a carjacking incident has been identified as 30-year-old Hokoben lawyer Dustin Friedland. Friedland was viciously gunned down on the third floor parking lot of the upscale Short Hills mall. The murder is said to have occurred on Sunday evening at around 9:00PM. Friedland and his wife, Jamie, had returned to their car when …

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Complaint Describes Carjacking Episode

As previously reported, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been officially charged with one count of using and conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction (an improvised explosive device) against persons and property within the United States resulting in death, and one count of malicious destruction of property by means of an explosive device resulting in death. If …

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Twitter Saves Carjacking Victim

Twitter has played an integral part in the rescue of a man who was a victim of a carjacking in Johannesburg, South Africa over the weekend. The man was driving through Honeydew, a neighborhood in northwest Johannesburg, at about 9pm on Saturday, when two armed men hijacked his Volkswagon Golf 3. The man was ordered into the trunk of the …

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