CHICAGO — A 21-year-old woman was injured in a shooting in the Englewood neighborhood early Wednesday morning.
About 12:45 a.m. Wednesday, the woman was shot in her right knee. The 21-year-old was in a second-floor apartment in the 6400 block of South May Street when a male acquaintance discharged a gun, striking her around 12:45 a.m. Wednesday, said Officer Hector Alfaro, a Chicago Police Department spokesman.
It was unclear whether the shooting was accidental, but the shooter was in police custody Wednesday.
The woman was taken to St. Bernard Hospital where her condition stabilized, police said.