CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn [CHI] – At around 2:15 Tuesday afternoon, a DHL delivery van was carjacked in Crown Heights. The driver was assaulted, dragged from the van, and the perpetrators fled with the van. The incident took place on Crown Street between Nostrand and Rogers Avenues behind the Medger Evers College.
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Police were called and a widespread search spanning deep into the 77th Precinct ensued after the two perps and for the van. A short while later the van was located with the search still on for the perps.
The case is being investigated by the Major Case Robbery Squad.