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# carjacking - Sunday 10 March, 2019

Man charged over Meath carjacking where woman was forced out of car in early hours of morning

The woman was not injured in the incident last Wednesday.

# carjacking - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Gardaí investigate after woman 'physically pulled out of car' during hijacking in Meath this morning

A garda spokesperson said the motorist, “was suddenly confronted by two men”.

# carjacking - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Woman threatened with knife as car stolen in early morning robbery

A woman in her 40s was flagged down by a male pedestrian as she approached a roundabout on Bothar Philip near Kill shortly before 7am

# carjacking - Monday 8 October, 2018

Woman injured after man hijacks car at St James's Hospital

The suspect crashed into another car and a security barrier.

# carjacking - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Man in his 70s treated in hospital after he was carjacked in Sligo last night

A man and woman have been charged following the incident.

# carjacking - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Woman forced from driver's seat in early morning carjacking

The victim was left badly shaken after three men took her vehicle.

# carjacking - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Taxi driver stabbed and assaulted in early morning carjacking

The car, a grey Ford Mondeo, was later found burnt out.

# carjacking - Saturday 26 March, 2016

# carjacking - Monday 8 February, 2016

Elderly woman too afraid to leave her home after carjacking, court hears

Cavan resident Francis Stokes (29) and Kildare man Martin Stokes (24) have been sentenced to four years in prison for the hijacking.

# carjacking - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Man carjacked while waiting to meet woman he contacted online

The man arrived at Dundalk Garda station at 4am on Tuesday.

# carjacking - Monday 27 April, 2015

Second car stolen after man pulled over by fake 'garda' car

This is the second incident of its kind in Meath this month.

# carjacking - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Fast food worker shaken after being 'threatened with gun'

The incident took place at 11.20pm yesterday.

# carjacking - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Man stabbed after stopping car for "drunk" man

The driver slowed down to avoid hitting the man, but was subsequently threatened.

# carjacking - Friday 3 April, 2015

Nurse left shaken after carjacking outside children's hospital

A man forced her out of her car after she parked it outside the hospital yesterday morning.

# carjacking - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

# carjacking - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Woman and child injured after crash with gang's hijacked car

Two women were pulled from a parked car by six men last night. The car was involved in a crash just minutes later.

# carjacking - Friday 31 October, 2014

29-year-old man due in court over Longford carjacking

A second man in the car is in critical condition in hospital.

# carjacking - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Woman in hospital after carjacking attack in Longford

A young man taken from the scene is in a critical condition in hospital.

# carjacking - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Woman punched in gunpoint carjacking

A man has been arrested in connection with the robbery.

# carjacking - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Three people, including a garda, injured after carjacking at Dublin Airport

A man was loading the boot of his car at the airport when another man jumped into the driver’s seat and sped off.

# carjacking - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Taxi driver injured as his car is stolen by man armed with knife

A 31-year-old man has been arrested.

# carjacking - Monday 25 August, 2014

Two arrested after Dublin taxi driver held at knifepoint

The driver managed to free himself and escape and the car was found by gardaí.

The 9 at 9: Monday

It’s fairly dull and gloomy out but here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# carjacking - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Man stops car to help "injured" man - is attacked and carjacked

The driver stopped to help a young man staggering in the road.

# carjacking - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Woman (19) dragged from car in Belfast hijacking

The incident happened just after noon yesterday.

# carjacking - Monday 26 May, 2014

Gardaí are investigating the fifth Dublin carjacking in a month

The incident occurred late on Saturday night on Windmill Road in Crumlin.

# carjacking - Monday 12 May, 2014

Man arrested after assaulting woman during carjacking

The man was chased for a short distance by gardaí after assaulting a woman.

# carjacking - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Appeal after screwdriver used in carjacking

The car has since been recovered.

# carjacking - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Drivers warned over spate of carjackings in Belfast

There have been at least ten car hijackings in the city over the past two weeks – and an MLA has warned of possible deaths if they continue.

# carjacking - Sunday 25 September, 2011

5 places to watch your car in Ireland... Hijacking This post contains images

5 places to watch your car in Ireland...

Official statistics show that the rate of hijacking in the Dublin region is more than double that of elsewhere in the country.

# carjacking - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Husband of South Africa honeymoon murder victim faces extradition

The morning after the couple was carjacked, the body of 28-year-old newlywed Anni Dewani was found in the back of the vehicle.