|The scene outside the Wilson Yard Apartments this morning|
The Trib is reporting ...person was shot to death after 5 a.m. near the intersection of Montrose and Broadway avenues in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side, according to police, but details weren't immediately available.
More details as they become available.
Update: The Sun-Times is reporting that the victim is a 45 year old woman.
Update #2: The victim has been identified as Yolanda Holmes of the 1000 block of W. Montrose.
Update #3: A reader says: "Cop just walked out of the Wilson Yard Apts on Montrose with two huge evidence bags. Heavy presence outside on the street." What a very sad story this is. The photo of the victim's sister in the Tribune is heartbreaking.
Update #4: The victim, Yolanda Holmes, was apparently the owner of Nappy Headz Salon near Broadway and Belle Plaine. She was described by a customer last month as "very patient, sweet, funny and very good at what she does."
Update #5: Ald. Cappleman tweeted "Spoke with police about Uptown resident who was killed this morning. Ongoing investigation to apprehend killer. Prayers for victim's family."