crime_scene_tape2.jpg

Sun-Times file photo

Woman found dead in Englewood

A 21-year-old woman who was found dead Tuesday morning in the South Side Englewood neighborhood may have been struck by a vehicle.

Shadara Sabria Muhammad was found outside in the 6900 block of South Wentworth at 8:02 a.m.,according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Muhammad, of the 9800 block of South Harvard, was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:14 a.m., according to the medical examiner’s office.

It appears she may have been struck by a vehicle. Police initially said she appeared to have suffered a gunshot wound to the head.

An autopsyWednesday did not rule on her cause and manner of death pending further investigation.

The police Major Accidents Investigation Unit is investigating.

The Latest
Ryan Pedon begins Illinois State tenure by adding two players through transfer portal while making nine offers.
Students and a faculty member at Phillips Academy H.S. have taken the meals into a photo studio to shine a light on the often unappetizing offerings.
As silent movie people invade the sumptuous manor, some of the family ventures to France to provide additional eyefuls.
All inbound and outbound trains were stopped near Geneva as police investigate, according to Metra.
The child had been playing outside in the area of Cherry and Hill streets Monday afternoon when he was hit by a bus that was driving through the neighborhood after high school had let out, police said.