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Teen charged in connection with 2 carjackings in Durham Region: police
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Teen charged in connection with 2 carjackings in Durham Region: police

A 17-year-old boy has been charged in connection with an investigation into two carjackings in Durham Region, police say. Durham Regional police said on Wednesday at around 9:45 p.m., officers received a report of a carjacking in the Coomer Crescent and Chapman Drive area of Ajax.Officers said the suspect approached a female victim and allegedly brandished a knife and attempted to take her vehicle. Read more: Police investigating after ‘numerous shots’ fired at Ajax home Read More Police investigating after ‘numerous shots’ fired at Ajax home “The female fought back and the male suspect fled,” officers said in a news release. Trending Stories ...
Boy, 15, charged in relation to 3 separate GTA carjackings: police – Toronto
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Boy, 15, charged in relation to 3 separate GTA carjackings: police – Toronto

Police have arrested a 15-year-old boy following a spree of carjackings in the Greater Toronto Area, police say. Toronto police said on Aug. 19, officers received a report of a person with a gun in the Meadowvale Road and Sheppard Avenue East area.Police said a 35-year-old man was sitting in his vehicle in a parking lot when three suspects asked him if he had any booster cables that they could borrow.Officers said the victim did not have the cables but offered to drive the suspects to a nearby location. According to police, they got into his vehicle.That is when one of the suspects allegedly produced a handgun and demanded the keys from the victim. “The man got out of his vehicle and fled the area with his vehicle keys,” a news release read. Story continues below advertise...
Man with knife carjacks victim in Mississauga driveway: police – Toronto
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Man with knife carjacks victim in Mississauga driveway: police – Toronto

A man with a knife carjacked a victim in a residential driveway in Mississauga on Tuesday, police say. Peel Regional Police said officers responded to the area of Thomas Street and McFarren Boulevard at 9:17 p.m.Police allege a man with a knife stole a white Hyundai Sonata with the licence plate BLEY 398.There was damage to the driver’s side door, police added. Trending Stories The suspect was described as tall, in his 20s with short hair and a moustache.The victim suffered minor injuries.ROBBERY:– Thomas St/ McFarren Blvd #Mississauga– Carjacking in residential driveway– Male suspect w/ knife – White Hyundai Sonata *BLEY398*– Damage to drivers side door– Sus: M/W, 20's, tall, short hair, moustache– Minor injuries to victim– C/R at 9:17 pm– PR22-0295918— Peel Regi...