Four charged with weekend carjacking

Posted at 2:18 PM, May 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-23 20:03:43-04

A 51-year-old Lansing man says he was putting stuff in his car in the 600 block of North Pennsylvania early Saturday morning when he was approached by two suspects asking for a ride. The victim says when he told them no he was pushed into his car and was driven off.

The victim says he was able to send a text to a friend who alerted police. His car was stopped on I-496 near MLK and the suspects were arrested.

A short time later two other suspects got in the car.

The suspects are 49 year old Byron Henderson, Darnell Tinnon and Paul Jackson, both 44 years old, The fourth suspect is 35 year old Tatiana Austin. All are from Lansing.

All are charged with carjacking, a felony.