Teen arrested in carjacking of 77-year-old woman in Hunters Creek

James Farley booked into Osceola County Jail

Author: Daniel Dahm, Managing Editor of ClickOrlando.com, ddahm@clickorlando.com
Published On: Feb 12 2014 02:57:33 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 12 2014 03:04:18 PM EST
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ORLANDO, Fla. -

A teen was arrested in the carjacking of a 77-year-old woman outside a Hunters Creek gated community, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said on Wednesday.

James Farley, 18, was booked into the Osceola County after detectives obtained a warrant for his arrest.  No other details were immediately released.

The carjacking occurred January 13 at an apartment complex on Fredricksburg Drive near Orange Blossom Trail.

According to Orange County sheriff's deputies, the woman was coming home from a family event and entering a gate code when a man attacked her, threw her out of the car and drove off in her vehicle.

The woman was taken to a hospital with a head injury but was not seriously injured, deputies said.

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