CHICAGO (WLS) — An off-duty U.S. Postal Service employee was wounded Friday in a shooting in Chicago’s Lawndale neighborhood on the city’s West Side, police said.
It happened around 4:23 p.m. as the 38-year-old female employee was driving eastbound on the 3900 block of W. Harrison Street.
According to Chicago police the victim suffered a gunshot wound to the back by an unknown offender.
The woman was transported to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.
A USPS spokesperson said postal inspectors are working alongside Chicago police to investigate but could not provide more details.
No one is in custody.