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Person open fires on car parked on Far South Side, wounds woman

A woman was shot while sitting inside a parked car parked in the Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side early Thursday, police said.

A person wielding a gun approached the car in the 11900 block of South Lafayette Avenue about 1 a.m. and opened fire, said police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro, citing preliminary information.

The 33-year-old woman was shot in the right thigh, Alfaro said. The driver of the car sped off after the shooting and drove to the nearby Roseland Community Hospital, where the woman was listed in “stable” condition, police said.

Police have made no arrests as Area South detectives investigate the shooting.



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