CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was shot in Chicago’s River North neighborhood early Sunday morning after a fight broke out on the street.
According to police, the 35-year-old was part of a group of people fighting on Illinois Street near Wells around 1:30 a.m.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Storms Headed Our Way After Midnight; Damaging Winds And Heavy Rain Possible
She was shot in the back and sent to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in serious condition.READ MORE: Years After Promise Of $100,000 From State And Photo-Op Prop Check, AMVETS Post 14 In Clinton, Illinois Has Not Seen A Dime
Police arrested a man minutes after the shooting after they saw him running from the scene.MORE NEWS: Some Residents Say A Bears Move To Arlington Heights Would Benefit Community, Others Say It Would Bring Unwelcome Traffic And Crowds
Charges are pending as Area Three detectives investigate.