Shooting In Chicago Kills One, Severely Injures Another


Neighborhood residents watch as Chicago police investigate the scene... News PhotoAdult,Chicago - Illinois,Civilian,Crime,Exploration,Full Length,Horizontal,Illinois,Justice - Concept,Law,Men,Old Town,Police Force,Residential District,USAPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesCHICAGO, IL - JANUARY 08: Neighborhood residents watch as Chicago police investigate the scene where two men were shot in the Old Town neighborhood on January 8, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. Tyshawn Blanton, 31, died as a result of the shooting and a 20-year-old man who was shot in the back was taken to the hospital in serious-to-critical condition. Blanton's murder was at least the 14th murder in the city this year. The Old Town neighborhood was selected last month by as 2012's hottest neighborhood in the country. Today Vice President Joe Biden will be meeting with victims' groups and gun-safety organizations at the White House in his effort to develop proposals to curb gun violence following the Sandy Hook school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. Tomorrow he is expected to meet with the NRA. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)