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Woman found shot dead in car on South Side

A woman was found fatally shot inside a vehicle outside her South Side home.

Police found the woman -- identified by the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office as 40-year-old Erika Greene -- at 7:07 p.m. in a vehicle in the 8000 block of South Princeton Avenue, police News Affairs Sgt. Antoinette Ursitti said.

Greene, of the 8000 block of South Princeton Avenue, was pronounced dead at 7:20 p.m. on the scene, the medical examiner’s office said.

The vehicle was on a lawn, where it stopped after having struck a parked car, Ursitti said.

An autopsy is scheduled for later Sunday, the medical examiner’s office said.

Calumet Area detectives are investigating.



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