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Woman shot in the head in Chatham

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A woman was shot in the head Tuesday afternoon in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side.

The shooting happened in the 900 block of East 83rd Street about 1:20 p.m., police News Affairs Officer Thomas Sweeney said.

The 18-year-old woman suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was taken to University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition, Sweeney said.

She was later transferred to Mount Sinai Hospital, where she remains in serious condition, Sweeney said.

Details about the shooting were not immediately available.

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