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Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Sadie Lakisha Hawkins, 40, (DOB: 06/13/1980), of Detroit, in connection with a carjacking of a female United States Postal Service worker.

On April 14, 2021, at approximately 6:30 p.m., Detroit police were dispatched to a residence in the 12600 block of Monte Vista in Detroit for a reported robbery. Upon arrival, officers discovered the defendant had fled the scene. It is alleged that Defendant Hawkins forcefully pulled the victim from the van before entering the vehicle and fleeing the scene. Investigation by the Detroit Police Department led to the arrest of the defendant on April 15, 2021.

Sadie Lakisha Hawkins has been charged with One Count of Carjacking, One Count of Unarmed Robbery, One Count of RCSP Over $20,000, and One Count of Unlawful Driving Away of an Automobile. * She is expected to be arraigned today after 2:00 p.m. today in 36th District Court. Please request a photo of the defendant from the Detroit Police Department after the arraignment.

*The charges are allegations and defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.