Four teens arrested in carjacking attempt

Posted at 9:14 PM, Nov 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-02 23:52:27-04

Four teens were arrested Halloween night for an attempted armed car jacking on Park Avenue.

The victim told police around 12:15 p.m.  in the 2000 block of  Park Avenue a group of teenagers surrounded her car, pulled on the door handles, and pounded on the windows while pointing a gun at her.

While police searched the area, they were flagged down by a person who told them about a group matching the suspects’ description trying to steal cars in the area.

Police found the suspects ranging in age from 14 to 17 in the 700 block of Reservoir Street. A replica was seized from the waistband of the 14-year-old.

The teenagers were arrested and taken to Juvenile Detention for processing.