Browsing Tag

carjacking

10 posts

Man in his 60s dragged along the street during carjacking incident in Oakland’s Chinatown

Asian man dragged carjacking oakland
  • An Asian man in his 60s was dragged several feet on the road during a carjacking in Oakland, California’s Chinatown on Sunday.
  • The victim suffered cuts and bruises to his face, hands, legs and feet.
  • Oakland police are still searching for the suspect.

An Asian man aged in his 60s was dragged in the street during a carjacking in Oakland, California’s Chinatown. 

The unidentified victim drove up to the Won Kee Supermarket and stepped out of his car, leaving his door wide open as he went to pick up a bag of rice. In a matter of seconds, another man was captured on surveillance camera entering his ​​vehicle shortly before 1 p.m. on Sunday. 

Father who was beaten and ‘left for dead’ near Chicago Chinatown wakes up from coma

  • Jin Yut Lew recently woke up from his coma after being brutally beaten and “left for dead” near Chinatown in Chicago on April 7.
  • The Chinese father was transferred to a long-term care center, according to his family.
  • While his memory and speech are not back, Lew can now follow commands with his hands and respond to some questions with head nods.
  • The victim was previously diagnosed with severe brain trauma and underwent brain surgeries after he was carjacked, robbed and brutally beaten in the head with a blunt object.
  • No arrests in relation to the assault have been made. The Cook County Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward to anyone with information leading to the arrest of the suspect.

A father who was brutally beaten and “left for dead” near Chinatown in Chicago last month recently woke up from his coma.

Jin Yut Lew was transferred to a long-term care center, according to his family. 

Two teen boys arrested for armed carjackings of Asian men in San Francisco

Teens arrested
  • The San Francisco Police Department arrested two teens, aged 14 and 16, from Oakland for two different armed carjacking incidents in San Francisco on Wednesday afternoon. One of the suspects allegedly pointed a gun at both victims.
  • The first incident happened on Mississippi Street at around 3:10 p.m., while the second incident was called in an hour later in Galewood Circle.
  • The suspects managed to get away using the second victim’s BMW. Police received a call 15 minutes later about a car driving recklessly on Interstate 80 towards Bay Bridge, and a car chase ensued. The suspects exited their vehicle following a collision, while authorities continued to pursue them on foot beforing making two arrests.
  • The juveniles were booked at San Francisco’s Juvenile Justice Center and are facing a slew of charges, including elder abuse, burglary, carjacking and attempted carjacking. The younger suspect is also facing additional charges for carrying a firearm in a public place while masked and carrying a loaded firearm with the intent to commit a felony.

A pair of Oakland teens have been arrested for two different armed carjacking incidents of two Asian men in San Francisco.

The adolescent boys, aged 14 and 16, were apprehended following a brief car and foot chase with authorities in Treasure Island, San Francisco, on Monday, March 28, according to the police report.

Young Man Dies Protecting His Girlfriend From Carjackers in San Mateo, Two Suspects Arrested

San Mateo

A 19-year-old Asian man was fatally shot while shielding his girlfriend from a group of carjackers in San Mateo, Calif., on Friday night.

What happened: The victim, identified as Ashly Tianson of Daly City, according to the Mercury News, was shot in the parking lot of San Mateo Adult School at 789 East Poplar Avenue when the officers were dispatched around 9 p.m.

DoorDash Driver’s Van Stolen With His 2 Kids Inside Found After Amber Alert

carjacking

Two children kidnapped during a carjacking while their father was on a DoorDash delivery run in San Francisco are now safe in their home on Sunday, authorities said.

An officer found the 1-year-old boy and 4-year-old girl inside their father’s Honda Odyssey minivan that was stolen on Jackson Street in Pacific Heights, San Francisco, around 1 a.m. on Sunday, ABC7 News reported.

Vietnam War Veteran Fights Off Armed Gunmen Trying to Take His Car on Memorial Day

Vietnam War veteran Saylee Vang was approached by an armed gunman Monday morning in Milwaukee attempting to take his car.

The 66-year-old veteran was checking on his garden around 9 a.m. when two young men had demanded his car keys. Vang said no and the suspects ran-off. He used his instincts from the war and attempted to chase the men in his car, in which he said that the suspects fired four shots at his vehicle, Vang told FOX6 News. He is not hurt.