A 56-year-old woman was shot to death in the South Chicago neighborhood overnight.
She is one of four people killed in South Side shootings since about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Eleven others survived gunshots during a period of about 12 hours in which 15 people were shot, police said.
The unidentified woman was shot in the head at 11:40 p.m. in the 1600 block of East 79th Street.
She was pronounced dead at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County.
Police say she didn’t appear to be the target.
About 5:45 p.m., four people, three of them teens, were shot in the 300 block of East 47th Street in the city’s Bronzeville neighborhood. The group was standing outside a cellphone store when someone shot at them from inside a passing silver car, police said.
A 15-year-old boy was shot in the shoulder and leg and is in good condition at the University of Chicago hospitals.
A 19-year-old woman was also shot in the leg and was taken to the same hospital. A 19-year-old man was hit in the buttocks and taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County and a 41-year-old man grazed in the shoulder was treated for his wound at the scene.
All are expected to survive their wounds.
No arrests have been made.