CHICAGO (CBS)– An off-duty Chicago police officer was found shot to death in Chicago’s Tri-Taylor neighborhood Saturday night.
Sgt. Lori Rice, 47, was found dead around 9:30 p.m. in the 900 block of South Bell Avenue.READ MORE: At Least 4 Taken To Hospital, 1 With Life-Threatening Injuries, After Crash On Edens Expressway At Lake Cook Road
Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi reported via Twitter that the preliminary investigation reveals it was possibly a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Police are conducting a death investigation and no foul play is suspected.
Early Sunday morning there was a procession to honor the officer. Colleagues escorted her body to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.
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