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Carjacking reported on highway ramp in New Lenox

NEW LENOX – A reported car jacking occurred on the Interstate-80 westbound ramp to I-355 northbound at 4:35 a.m. Saturday.

According to Illinois State Police Sgt. Scott Angus, a 2012 gray Honda was taken at gunpoint by three males armed with a gun.

The suspects were blocking the ramp, the victim stopped and was asked to use his phone. One of the suspects then approached the victim on the passenger-door side with a gun.

The victim was unharmed.

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