Illinois Senate Majority Leader Kimberly Lightford (D) and her husband were victims of a carjacking Tuesday evening in suburban Broadview.
CBS Chicago reports:
Police said, around 9:45 p.m., three masked individuals driving a Dodge Durango carjacked Lightford as she was driving a Mercedes Benz SUV in the 2000 block of South 20th Avenue, along with her husband. The carjackers fired shots during the attack, but Lightford and her husband were not injured, according to police.
Law enforcement said that the carjackers sped off the scene in Lightford’s vehicle along with the Durango.
Lightford has yet to issue a statement on the matter.
No further details of the incident are known at this time.