Parma police use spike strips during chase on carjacking suspect’s vehicle (video)

Published: Jul. 30, 2021 at 3:48 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 30, 2021 at 10:40 PM EDT
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PARMA, Ohio (WOIO) - Parma police have released new details about a carjacking that ended in a crash on July 16.

The incident began around 11:25 p.m. on July 15 at the Hummingbird Pointe Apartments. Police said officers were called out after a couple reported their car being stolen at gunpoint, according to a police report.

The report said a victim told police a man wearing a white t-shirt over his head took their dark gray Honda CRV. Police said the victims were a couple and their 22-month-old child.

Officers spotted the vehicle shortly after speaking with the victim, the police report said, and a chase broke out on Ridge Road.

The report said speeds reached 90 MPH, with the pursuit soon ending in a crash at Ridge and Snow roads.

A spokesperson for Parma police said officers took 20-year-old Naikwon A. Hines into custody.

Naikwon A. Hines
Naikwon A. Hines(Source: Parma police)

Hines faces charges of aggravated robbery, failure to comply, grand theft motor vehicle, having weapons while under disability, and improper handling of firearms in a motor vehicle.

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