A 23-year-old Boston woman was found shot to death Tuesday in a vehicle in Lowell.
Lowell police responded to the area outside a Coral Street home around 3:33 p.m. for a report of a gunshot victim. There, they found Deija Mendez in the front seat of a black Chevrolet Tahoe suffering from a gunshot wound, the Middlesex County District Attorney’s Office said in a news release. Mendez was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities don’t believe the shooting was random. As of 10:33 p.m. Tuesday, no arrests had been made.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Lowell police at 978-459-8477.