A 33-year-old woman from Little Village was found shot to death inside a car Monday evening in the Lawndale neighborhood.
Vanisha Patrick was fatally shot about 8:25 p.m. in the 3600 block of West Polk Street, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
She was found unresponsive inside the car with a gunshot wound to her head, Chicago police said. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
The medical examiner’s office ruled her death a homicide.
Shortly after the shooting, police could be seen investigating near a parked vehicle with more than a dozen markers nearby.
A police spokeswoman Tuesday morning was unable to provide additional details about the shooting.
Area Four detectives were conducting a homicide investigation.