Authorities have arrested the suspect who allegedly committed an armed car jacking before ditching the fully engulfed vehicle out front of a typically quiet neighborhood, yc.news has learned.
Police in Ridley Park responded to the 200 block of Elmwood Avenue just after 8:30 p.m. Monday night after reports of an armed carjacking.
Responding officers found a fully engulfed black BMW 7 series on Taylor Avenue and observed a black male fleeing the scene. The vehicle was positively identified as the vehicle stolen approximately two miles away.
There were no reported injuries.