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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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Fortunately, car-jacking is still rare even though there has been some high-profile media reporting of luxury cars being stolen to order, sometimes through car-jacking and threatening behaviour.
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.
The attempted car-jacking happened as Jones was on his way to the site in Buenos Aires where the show was filmed.
December 28, 2008 (EL FASHER) -- Armed men in the government garrison town and capital of North Darfur shot a peacekeeper in the leg during a car-jacking at El Fasher market on Saturday night.
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.
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.
A MORMON bishop who suffered severe head injuries in a car-jacking in Chelmsley Wood has been moved out of intensive care.
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.