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Woman Fatally Shot; 3 Wounded In West Side Fight

Photo Credit: Sun-Times

Photo Credit: Sun-Times

A woman was shot to death, another woman was wounded, and two more were stabbed during a fight early Saturday in Austin on the West Side.

The four women got into a fight with another group of women about 3:20 a.m. in the first block of North Leclaire Avenue, according to Chicago Police.

Marteace Rhone, 27, was shot in the head and pronounced dead at the scene at 3:30 a.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. She lived in the 300 block of North Lotus.

A 21-year-old woman shot in the left ear was taken to a hospital. A 28-year-old woman was stabbed in the left hand and took herself to West Suburban Medical Center, and another 28-year-old was stabbed in the left wrist and right arm and took herself to Rush Oak Park Hospital. Their conditions stabilized, police said.

No one was in custody for the attack Saturday evening.

Source: ABC7 Chicago

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