Woman shot in Lawndale


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A woman was shot Tuesday night in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

The 22-year-old was sitting in a parked vehicle about 10:45 p.m. in the 1200 block of South Lawndale when a male walked up and fired shots, striking her in the right leg, according to Chicago Police.

The woman was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where her condition was stabilized, police said.

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