Woman shot in eye with a BB gun in West Garfield Park

SHARE Woman shot in eye with a BB gun in West Garfield Park

Sun-Times file photo

A woman was shot in the eye with a BB gun Saturday in West Garfield Park.

The woman, 34, was walking on the sidewalk about 5 p.m. in the 100 block of South Kenton Avenue when a car pulled up and someone inside fired at her, striking her in the eye, Chicago police said.

She was taken to Stroger hospital, where her condition was stabilized, police said.

No one is in custody as Area North Detectives investigate.

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

The Latest
Shame on the moderators for not bringing up Trump’s significant legal woes.
The Clinton, UIC-Halsted and Racine stations will be closed between 10 p.m. Friday and 4 a.m. Monday. The Racine station will reopen Oct. 8.
The Cubs (82-76) handed the third National League wild-card spot to the Marlins (82-76), who split a doubleheader against the Mets. The Marlins hold the tiebreaker over the Cubs.
Robberies in the Shakespeare District, which includes the Bucktown, Wicker Park and parts of Logan Square neighborhoods, are 93% higher than in 2019.