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Sophia Bush Leaving 'Chicago PD' After 4 Seasons: Report



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    In this file photo, Actress Sophia Bush attends The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 29, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.

    Sophia Bush is hanging up her badge, gun and packing up that winter parka after four seasons on NBC's "Chicago PD," according to Deadline.

    The season four finale of "Chicago PD" featured Bush's character, Det. Erin Lindsay, getting a job offer with the FBI in New York. Bush has been with the show, a spinoff of "Chicago Fire," since the start.

    "Chicago PD" executive producer and co-creator Matthew Olmstead also left the show during the recent fourth season.

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    Deadline reports Bush could still return to wrap up her character's story in season five. Bush has appeared in crossovers with "Law & Order: SVU."

    "Chicago PD" also stars Jason Beghe as Sgt. Hank Voight, Jesse Lee Soffer as Det. Jay Halstead, Patrick John Flueger as Officer Adam Ruzek, Elias Koteas as Det. Alvin Olinsky, Marina Squerciati as Officer Kim Burgess, LaRoyce Hawkins as Officer Kevin Atwater and Amy Morton as Desk Sgt. Trudy Platt. According to Deadline, the show may add another leading female character after Bush's departure.

    The season four finale of "Chicago PD" had 6.5 million viewers and a 1.3 rating in the coveted 18-49 demographic in terms of same day viewers.

    "Chicago PD" airs Wednesdays on NBC and will return this fall.