A woman is clinging to life at University Hospital after she was shot in the chest in an overnight disturbance, police tell News Radio 1200 WOAI.

Officers were called to Hillburn Dr, near Miller's Pond on the southwest side, about midnight.  When they got there they found the woman shot and were told about the man who did it.

The suspect ran off and police were unable to locate him.

No word on a possible motive.