CHICAGO -- Police have issued a community alert about a man who committed two carjackings against elderly women in broad daylight.
The two incidents happened just a block away from each other just days apart.
The first occurred on Sunday May 7th at 92nd and Ashland at 11 a.m.
The second occurred on Wednesday May 10th at 1 p.m. a block south of the first.
In both cases police say the same man was armed with a gun and approached senior citizens grabbed their purses and then jumped in their cars and drove off.
The suspect is described as an African American male between 45-50 years old. He is 5’7 and 150lbs.