Woman shot in off-campus apartment near University of Chicago

About 1:40 p.m., responding officers found the woman, 38, inside an apartment in the 5000 block of South Drexel Avenue with a gunshot wound to the face.

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A woman was wounded in an off-campus apartment Monday afternoon in Hyde Park on the South Side.

About 1:40 p.m., responding officers found the woman, 38, inside an apartment in the 5000 block of South Drexel Avenue with a gunshot wound to the face, according to the University of Chicago Police Department and Chicago police.

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

The shooting appeared to be domestic related, police said.

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