Woman, 43, seriously wounded in Uptown shooting

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A woman was seriously wounded Thursday evening in a North Side Uptown neighborhood shooting.

The 43-year-old was shot in the chest by someone she knew at 8:51 p.m. in the 4900 block of North Sheridan, according to Chicago Police. She was found in the living room of an apartment.

The woman was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where she was in serious condition, police said.

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