Carjacking

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A class B felony (US) defined as the intentional or knowing taking of a motor vehicle from the possession of another by use of (1) a deadly weapon; or (2) force or intimidation
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Taxi driver Zola Tongo, who has admitted his part in the crime, claimed in a plea agreement with prosecutors that Dewani ordered the car-jacking and paid for a hit on his wife.
A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "Be aware of this new car-jacking scheme.
A WOMAN suffered serious head and face injuries after an attempted car-jacking yesterday.
Question: I have just been the victim of a car-jacking incident and am not sure where I stand legally?
The incident follows two car-jacking incidents in Coventry in the past three weeks.
Recent surveys have suggested that there have been as many as 1200 car-jacking incidents in London alone during the past year.
The Government yesterday admitted car-jacking is a major problem in the West Midlands but rejected calls to make it a separate offence.
The federal car-jacking statute was created as a deterrent from just this type of violence.
Car-jacking and robbery to snatch keys are on the rise, but this new report reveals the determined thief doesn't have to take such risks when duplicate keys remain relatively easy to obtain.
TWO violent crooks who staged a car-jacking and robbed a security van in the Black Country have been jailed for a total of more than 11 years.
ASTON Villa fans' favourite Christian Benteke has been acquitted of all charges in relation to an alleged car-jacking in his native Belgium last year.
He said the production team on BBC1's 101 Ways to Leave a Gameshow "triumphed over adversity" to complete the show despite setbacks including the volcanic ash cloud and the car-jacking.