Police say an 84-year old Evanston woman had her car stolen by two men who rear-ended her car this afternoon on Sheridan Road near Davis Street.
Cmdr. Ryan Glew says the incident happened about 2:05 p.m. The victim told officers she was driving northbound on Sheridan in her grey 2011 Lexus when she was rear-ended by a black Acura.
When she got out of her ca,r one of the two men in the Acura jumped into her car and drove off northbound on Sheridan followed by the driver in the Acura.
The suspects were described as two young black males wearing gray hoodies.
The victim wasn’t injured, but she also lost her purse containing credit cards, house keys and $200 in cash.
Evanston police detectives are investigatng the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 847-866-5040 or text CRIMES (274637) and enter EPDTIP in the message line, followed by the tip information.