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Man beaten, robbed in carjacking at his home

Homewood police are investigating a Tuesday night carjacking on the village’s north end.

According to a media release from the Homewood Police Department, officers responded to a report of a carjacking at 9:33 p.m. Oct. 16 in the 17600 block of Briar Ave.

The victim told police that he was walking from his garage to his residence when he was approached by an unknown male subject. The man, armed with a handgun, grabbed the victim from behind, police said, and demanded his personal property. The victim broke free and ran towards his . . .

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