Busy Boy: Chicago Teen, 16, Commits 12 Carjackings In 7 Hours

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 01: (EDITORS NOTE: Image contains graphic content.) Chicago police investigate the murder of a 24-year-old man who was shot and killed on South Eberhart Avenue on the city's South Side April 1, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. According to published reports, the man was the 73rd homicide victim and the 39th victim under the age of 25 in Chicago in 2013.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

At a glance

  • Chicago police arrested a 16-year-old boy for committing 12 armed carjackings in seven hours, according to law enforcement.
  • The teen was charged this week for the offenses that occurred during an August crime spree, police confirmed.
  • The suspect was arrested by police on Thursday.

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