National City

A woman was shot and killed in the front seat of her car Thursday, apparently during a robbery, police said.

A police service officer, who was preparing to ticket the woman’s car, which was stopped in traffic, found the victim’s body slumped over the front seat of the car in the 1400 block of Grove Street at 11:11 a.m., police said. She had been shot in the head.

The unidentified victim was described as white and in her 20s.