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Woman stabbed in chest in West Englewood home

Police investigate a stabbing about 3 a.m. Thursday, September 20, 2018 in the 5700 block of South Paulina Ave. in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times

A woman was stabbed early Thursday in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

The 36-year-old was inside a home when someone she knew knocked on the door. The visitor, a female whose age was unknown, pushed her way passed the 36-year-old’s boyfriend, walked up to her and stabbed her in her chest about 1:50 a.m. in the 5700 block of South Paulina Street, according to Chicago police.

Video By Justin Jackson | Police investigate a stabbing about 3 a.m. Thursday, September 20, 2018 in the 5700 block of South Pau

She was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center where she was in critical condition, police said.

Police investigate a stabbing about 3 a.m. Thursday, September 20, 2018 in the 5700 block of South Paulina Ave. in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times
Police investigate a stabbing about 3 a.m. Thursday, September 20, 2018 in the 5700 block of South Paulina Ave. in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times

No one was in custody as Area South detectives were investigating.