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Woman critically wounded in South Side shooting

A woman was critically injured in a Monday evening shooting on the South Side.

The 27-year-old woman was shot multiple times in the abdomen area and legs just before 6 p.m. in the 6600 block of South State Street, said police News Affairs Officer Daniel O’Brien, citing preliminary information.

The woman was taken in critical condition to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, police said.

Area Central detectives are investigating, but nobody is in custody Monday night.

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