Woman, 24, fatally shot in Uptown

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A 24-year-old woman was shot and killed in Chicago's Uptown neighborhood.

Police said the woman was riding in a car with her boyfriend in the 4500-block of North Broadway when someone opened fire around 1:50 a.m. Wednesday. A bullet struck her in the head.

Her boyfriend drove to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where she later died. The victim has not been identified.

It is unclear if the woman was the intended target. Area North detectives are investigating the shooting.

No one is in custody.