46-year-old Shannon Vincel (above), of Springfield, Mo, died Tuesday at an Illinois hospital after being assaulted in the head with an object on Monday night.
On Monday, officers were called at 9:48 p.m. about a battery near 27th Street and Gabriel Avenue, near the Cancer Treatment Centers of America- Zion facility, according to a statement from Zion police.
The suspect had approached her on the sidewalk while she was sitting outside on a bench and struck her in the head with an unknown object, police said. She was taken to Condell Medical Center in Libertyville with life-threatening injuries.
Family members say she was pronounced brain-dead when she arrived at the hospital Monday.
According to some patients, who did not want to be identified, the spot where Vincel was attacked is a popular area for patients.
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