West Orange Resident Escapes Kidnapping and Carjacking
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 • 12:46am
WEST ORANGE, NJ - At approximately 9:20 p.m. Tuesday evening, a woman was exiting her car at her residence on Whittingham Place in West Orange, when she was approached from behind by two males with a handgun. They forced her back in to her vehicle and demanded that she take them to the nearest ATM.
The woman was able to convince them otherwise, giving them $300 in cash. The suspects fled on foot exiting the vehicle and heading down Whittingham Avenue.
The investigation is ongoing.