Woman charged in Far South Side murder

Katherine McCann (CPD)

A Chicago woman was charged after fatally shooting a man in the backyard of a Longwood Manor residence over the summer. 

Katherine McCann, 35, was arrested Thursday in connection to the murder of a 32-year-old man on Aug. 6. 

The shooting happened in the backyard of a home in the 12100 block of South Ashland Avenue, the same block that McCann lives on. 

She was charged with first-degree murder and possession of a weapon by a felon. 

McCann was scheduled to appear at a detention hearing Saturday.