Woman shot in Old Town

The 25-year-old heard gunshots and realized she’d been hit in the foot in the 400 block of West Evergreen Avenue, according to Chicago police.

A woman was shot in the foot Oct. 24, 2019, in the 400 block of West Evergreen Avenue in Old Town.

A woman was shot in the foot Oct. 24, 2019, in the 400 block of West Evergreen Avenue in Old Town.

Sun-Times file photo

A woman was wounded in a shooting Thursday in Old Town on the Near North Side.

The 25-year-old heard gunshots and realized she’d been hit in the foot at 10:57 p.m. in the 400 block of West Evergreen Avenue, according to Chicago police. She told investigators she didn’t see the shooter or know where the shots came from.

The woman was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in good condition, police said.

No one is in custody as Area Central detectives investigate.

Read more on crime, and track the city’s homicides.

The Latest
One day after the Bears agreed to terms with the quarterback on his rookie contract, he signed his deal.
Stars Jeremy Allen White and Ayo Edebiri go for repeat wins for Season 2 of the made-in-Chicago series.
Glen Powell and Daisy Edgar-jones play unlikely duo of experts in the disaster movie set in the universe of 1996’s ‘Twister.’
Mariscos San Pedro is the flashy newcomer just opened in Thalia Hall. But the chef behind it is a second-generation Chicago food talent with a flair for experimentation.
Mayor Brandon Johnson spent the weekend lobbying alderpersons to install Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez (25th) as chair of the City Council’s powerful Zoning Committee. But with business leaders pushing back and Council opponents insisting that 34 votes were needed to consider the Council shake-up Johnson called off the vote.