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Sleeping woman shot through apartment window, Fort Worth police say

Top Stories in Dallas - Fort Worth, Aug. 15
Top Stories in Dallas - Fort Worth, Aug. 15 03:52

FORT WORTH, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) — Police are investigating after they say a sleeping woman was shot through her apartment window Tuesday morning.

At about 4:49 a.m. Aug. 16, police were sent to a shooting call at the Carmen Apartments in the 2700 block of Dawn West.

When officers arrived, they found a woman with a single gunshot wound to her upper chest. Police say she had been asleep in her first-floor bedroom, which has a window that faces the 9200 block of North Normandale Street.

Police said the suspect—who has not been identified at this time—discharged a firearm from the apartment yard or the roadway then fled in an unknown direction.

The victim was taken to Harris Hospital in stable condition and this remains an ongoing investigation.

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