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Woman fatally shot as she stood on Chicago street

(CHICAGO) A Chicago woman standing on a sidewalk in the city’s Roseland neighborhood was shot to death when she was caught in an exchange of gunfire between two groups.

Authorities say 21-year-old Adrianna Mayes was with a toddler when she was shot Monday as she stood next to her auto on Chicago’s South Side. The toddler was not injured.

The Cook County medical examiner’s office says Mayes was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn where she was pronounced dead.

A 22-year-old man was wounded in the hand during the shooting. He was listed in good condition at a nearby hospital.

Chicago police say no arrests have been made.

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Woman shot to death during domestic dispute in Roseland

(CHICAGO) A man was taken into custody after a woman was shot to death during a domestic dispute early Monday in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side.

Officers responding about 12:30 a.m. to a call of a person shot in the 100 block of West 112th Place found the 35-year-old woman with a gunshot wound to the head, according to Chicago Police.

She was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said. The Cook County medical examiner’s office confirmed the fatality, but did not immediately provide additional information.

Police said the shooting is domestic-related and a 43-year-old man has been taken into custody. Charges were pending Monday morning.