February 9, 2009
Hijacked cab runs down man
Police in the Boston suburb of Somerville, Mass., say a wounded man hijacked a taxi with two passengers to run down the man who allegedly shot him.
Marcel Laurol, 32, of Malden, Mass., is charged with carjacking, kidnapping, assault with a dangerous weapon, driving with a revoked license and reckless operation, The Boston Herald reported Monday.
Both men, as well as the cab driver, were expected to recover from their injuries. The passengers, who were not identified, were not injured and the gun involved in the shooting was not found, the Herald reported.