Woman accidentally shoots self in squad car

November 2, 2013 7:47:42 PM PDT
A woman is accidentally shot while in the back of a Chicago police squad car.

It happened in the 3300 block of South Wentworth. Police say officers had arrested the woman.

They were waiting for a female officer to come and conduct a search of the woman. Police say that's when a gun she was trying to hide accidentally discharged.

The woman was struck in the torso. There's no word on her condition.