Police say a person of interest is being questioned after a woman was shot and killed as she walked in a Target parking lot outside the Brickyard Mall on Chicago's Northwest Side in broad daylight Wednesday morning.
Chicago police said the 47-year-old woman was outside the mall at about 9:30 a.m. in the 6500 block of West Diversey when someone walked up and started firing shots in her direction.
Video from the scene showed the shooting happened in the parking lot of a Target store at the mall.
“I saw a woman on the floor in a vest and then the police was already there," said one witness who wished to remain anonymous due to safety concerns.
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The woman was shot multiple times throughout her body and was taken to a Loyola Medical Center in serious condition, according to police. She was later pronounced dead.
According to authorities, a person of interest is in custody in connection to the shooting, but further details weren't immediately available.
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