CHICAGO (CBS) — One man is dead and another was critically wounded in a shooting on 79th Street near Cottage Grove Avenue in broad daylight Tuesday.
At 9:44 a.m., two men were shot in the 800 block of East 79th Street, on the cusp of the Greater Grand Crossing and Chatham communities.READ MORE: Man Steals, Crashes Jeep With Two Young Girls Inside In West Rogers Park
Both victims were taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition, and one later died, police said.READ MORE: University Of Chicago Police Officer Who Shot Man In Hyde Park Shootout Also Shot Student In 2018
Area Two detectives were investigating the shooting Tuesday afternoon.MORE NEWS: Advocacy Group Works To Get The Homeless Into Shelters With Chicago Temperatures Plummeting
Further details were not available.