Teens arrested in Oakland carjacking


Three teenage boys were arrested on suspicion of a carjacking in the Oakland hills on Thursday morning, police announced today.

Officers were called to investigate an armed carjacking in the 4600 block of Davenport Avenue at 10:53 a.m., police said.

The female victim gave officers a description of her vehicle and the suspects.

Around 11:45 a.m., officers patrolling in the 9700 block of Walnut Street, about 5 miles south of where the carjacking occurred, spotted the victim’s vehicle on the street, police said.

The officers set up a perimeter and conducted a yard-to-yard search until they were able to locate three males who matched the suspect descriptions, according to police.

The teens, a 16-year-old and two 17-year-olds, were taken into custody without incident, police said.

The female’s car and a few of her other items were recovered, according to police.


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