Chicago shooting: Woman with concealed-carry license shot herself with her own gun on South Side, police say – NewsFinale

CHICAGO (WLS) — A woman was shot and seriously injured with her own weapon at a South Side home Wednesday morning, Chicago police said.

The shooting occurred at a home in the 9400 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue around 3:18 a.m., police said.

The 22-year-old woman was inside a home when a female suspect entered and got into a verbal dispute with the victim, who is a licensed concealed carrier, police said.

The victim’s gun was taken away and the suspect shot her in the chest and she was transported to the University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition, police said.

The suspect fled sight with the victim’s gun and is not in custody, police said. The detective from Area Two is investigating.

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