21 charged in Chicago carsharing heist; 100+ cars stolen, many still missing

Hailed as one of the largest carsharing companies in the world, Car2Go was founded to let urban-dwelling motorists get from place to place without needing to own a car. The app-based service has worked relatively well since its launch, but it took an unexpected turn for the worse when thieves stole over 100 Car2Go vehicles in Chicago. So far, 21 people have been charged for their alleged involvement in a scheme to hijack the cars and use them in various crimes…