At about 5:06 p.m., Chicago Fire Department crews were dispatched to the 3300 block of South Wentworth Avenue, where paramedics treated a 20-year-old woman suffering from a gunshot wound. The woman taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in serious-to-critical condition.
The woman was injured in an accidental shooting involving a weapon she was
hiding on her person as arresting officers waited for a female officer to search
The woman was arrested about 5 p.m. in the 3300 block of South Wentworth
Avenue and was in the back of a police squad, waiting for a female officer to
arrive on-scene when the gun discharged, injuring the woman