Chicago shooting: Woman shot and killed riding inside car in East Garfield Park, police say

Chicago shooting: Woman shot and killed riding inside car in East Garfield Park, police say

CHICAGO — A lady was shot and killed whereas driving inside a automobile early Saturday in East Garfield Park on the West Facet.

The girl, 37, was a passenger in a automobile within the first block of South Albany Avenue about 12:20 a.m. when somebody exterior shot into the automobile, hanging her within the head and physique, Chicago police stated.

She was taken to Stroger Hospital initially in crucial situation, however died to her accidents, police stated.

Nobody was in custody.

The girl is the fifth particular person murdered in East Garfield Park thus far this yr – a 3rd of murders recorded within the space final yr in the identical interval, in line with Solar-Instances knowledge.

Over an hour earlier, one other passenger inside a automobile was fatally shot in East Pilsen on the Decrease West Facet.

The person, 26, was a passenger in a automobile driving within the 400 block of West 18th Avenue about 11:05 p.m. when a black sedan pulled alongside them and somebody inside opened hearth, police stated. He was taken to Stroger and died to his accidents, police stated.

(Supply: Solar-Instances Media Wire – Copyright Chicago Solar-Instances 2021.)

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