Woman shot in head while driving in Gary

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Sunday, October 18, 2015

GARY, Ind. (WLS) -- A woman was shot in the head while driving in Gary, Indiana, police said.

Police received a call around 7:20 p.m. Saturday about a woman who had been shot.

Officers found the woman with a gunshot wound to the head inside a near 25th Avenue and Taft Street. She was conscious and able to speak with police.

Investigators said someone fired a shot through the woman's rear driver-side window. The bullet struck her after going through the head rest.

The woman was taken to the hospital. Her condition is unknown.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting should call Detective Sergeant Gregory Wolf 219-881-1210 or the Crime Tip Line at 866-CRIME-GP (866-274-6347).