Woman critically wounded in Lawndale shooting

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A 26-year-old woman was shot and critically wounded Saturday night in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.

About 8 p.m., she was driving in the 3900 block of West Lexington when someone opened fire, according to Chicago Police.

The woman was shot in the lower neck and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition, police said.

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About 5:20 a.m., the man, 38, was found on a sidewalk in the 300 block of West Division Street when he had been shot multiple times in the body by someone he was arguing with, Chicago police said.
The man, believed to be in his 20s, was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he died from his gunshot wounds, Chicago Fire Department officials said.