Police said the drivers were either sitting in parked cars or at stoplights when the thieves came up and pointed a gun at the drivers and demanded their cars.
The carjackings occurred in the:
- 6100-block of South Carpenter Street at 11:50 p.m. on Jan. 1,
- 6100-block of South Morgan Street at 4:14 a.m. on Jan. 3,
- 5900-block of South Ashland Avenue at 5:40 a.m. on Jan. 10,
- 1500-block West Garfield Boulevard at 5:-3 a.m. on Jan. 13,
- 5700-block of South Laflin Street at 5:28 p.m. on Jan. 16.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Area South Detectives at (312) 747-8273.