Woman, 42, found fatally shot inside SUV in Albany Park, Chicago police say

Shooting ruled homicide, Cook County ME says

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Saturday, February 26, 2022

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A 42-year-old woman was discovered dead with a gunshot wound to her head inside an SUV in the city's Albany Park neighborhood on Friday night, Chicago police said.

Police responded to the 3300-block of West Cuyler at around 11:22 p.m and found the woman identified as Azucena Vargas in the driver's seat of her vehicle.

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The Cook County medical examiner's office has ruled the shooting a homicide.

Vargas lived on the same block, according to the medical examiner.

There are no further details and Area Five detectives are investigating.