By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was hospitalized Tuesday evening after being shot inside a vehicle in the South Austin neighborhood.

At 5:30 p.m., the woman was in a vehicle in an alley behind the 700 block of North Central Avenue when a man came up, took out a gun, and shot her, police said.

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The woman was shot in the right shoulder and right leg and was taken to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, where her condition was stabilized.

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Area Four detectives were investigating Tuesday night.

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