Chicago woman charged in Rogers Park shooting

Kamiah Alford | Chicago police

A 25-year-old was charged in the shooting of a woman last April in the Rogers Park neighborhood.

Kamiah Alford was accused of shooting a 23-year-old woman in the thigh on April 29 in the 7100 block of North Glenwood Avenue, according to police.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where she was listed in fair condition. Alford fled the scene in a vehicle, police said.


Alford was arrested Thursday in the same block as her residence, the 7500 block of North Bell Avenue, officials said.

She was charged with aggravated battery discharge of a firearm.

Alford is due in court Friday.