Postal worker’s body found in Dolton alley had been shot multiple times

DOLTON, Ill. — A woman whose body was found behind a Dolton garage Friday had been shot multiple times, according to media reports.

The body was found about 10:30 a.m. Friday near 146th Street and Woodlawn Avenue in Dolton, Ill. Family told WGN News the person found was a female postal worker who lived in the south suburbs and worked in Chicago.

They said she didn’t show up to work for her shift Friday morning; a relative last spoke with her about 8 a.m. Friday.

On Saturday, the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office said the body had been shot multiple times, the Chicago Tribune reported. The case was ruled a homicide. The morgue on Saturday did not release a name or gender for the victim.

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