Deputies: Chester woman shot in the back while inside car


A Chester woman was shot in the back while in her car Sunday night, police say.

The shooting happened just before 7 p.m. between Cemetery and First streets, according to a report from the Chester County Sheriff’s Office. The 32-year-old victim was taken to Chester Regional Medical Center.

The victim’s brother told officers she was shot in the back as they traveled between the two streets. Deputies saw a bullet hole in the front seat where the victim had been sitting.

So far there have been no arrests or charges, and the incident remains under investigation by the sheriff’s office.

Teddy Kulmala: 803-329-4082, @teddy_kulmala