Woman, 69, shot during West Town robbery

CHICAGO – A 69-year-old woman was shot in the leg during a robbery in the city’s West Town neighborhood.

The incident happened around 7:30 p.m. Monday in the 1900 block of West Erie.

Police said the woman’s purse was taken. The victim is currently in the hospital in stable condition.

No one is in custody.

The investigation is ongoing.