Woman Carjacked on North Jackson Street in Milwaukee After Midnight
A woman was carjacked by two teenagers on North Jackson Street in Milwaukee around 12:30 AM on Tuesday.
According to Milwaukee Police, officers arrested two teenagers after they crashed a car they are accused of stealing in Downtown Milwaukee.
The officers responded to the 1600 block of N. Jackson Street and met with the victim, a 22-year-old Milwaukee woman.
The victim said she was approached by two suspects, one of whom had a gun, and they demanded her car, a 2002 Mazda 626.
The suspects took the victim’s car and fled from the scene.
A police pursuit occurred near N. Van Buren Avenue and E. Ogden Avenue, when officers attempted to pull the vehicle over.
The driver of the Mazda ignored the commands and officers began a pursuit.
At the intersection of N. Van Buren Street and E. Wells Street, the Mazda hit a citizen’s Buick Rendezvous and then crashed into a building.
The suspects, two 16-year-old males, inside the stolen Mazda fled on foot but were taken into custody and transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The driver of the Buick Rendezvous, a 47-year-old Milwaukee woman, was also transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
One of the suspects has a previous arrest for Armed Robbery.
The other suspect has previous arrests for Armed Robbery and Driving/Operating a Car Without Owner’s Consent.