Craigslist carjacking suspect arrested, charged with aggravated vehicular hijacking

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Calvin Fletcher

Calvin Fletcher

MADISON COUNTY, IL (KTVI)- Calvin Fletcher, 22,  has been charged with aggravated vehicular hijacking in Madison County, Illinois.

On Sunday, the victim told deputies he arranged to meet Fletcher who responded to a Craigslist ad for a car sale. After getting into the victim's car, Investigators say Fletcher pointed a gun at the victim's face.

The victim slapped the gun away and a shot was fired but he was not injured. He was able to escape unharmed.

Fletcher escaped police during a high speed chase but was arrested Thursday.

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