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Woman Held Up At Gunpoint While Trying To Put Groceries In Car In Old Town

The incident happened Wednesday morning in the 400 block of West Division Street.

A 14-year-old girl who was shot in the head Wednesday was listed in critical condition at Comer Children’s Hospital, officials said.
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CHICAGO — A woman was held up at gunpoint Wednesday in Old Town.

The incident happened in the morning as the woman was loading groceries into her car in the 400 block of West Division Street, according to a Chicago Police community alert. Two men came up to her and one took out a gun.

The men demanded the woman hand over her car keys, which she did, police said. The men got into the woman’s car but then walked off, leaving the car behind.

One of the men was shirtless and wore dark pants while the other wore a blue T-shirt and dark pants, police said. No further description was immediately available.

Anyone with information about the incident was asked to call police at 312-747-8380.