Man killed, another injured in attempted robbery
June 5, 2012 2:28AM
One man was killed and another wounded Monday night during an attempted robbery in the Southwest Side Marquette Park neighborhood, police said.
The men were trying to get into a vehicle in the 7100 block of South Western about 10:25 p.m. when an armed person tried to rob them, police said.
The would-be robber opened fire, shooting both people in the chest, police said. A 31-year-old man was unresponsive at the scene, while a second victim was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.