Another shooting has shaken residents on the Southside of Chicago. King College Prep School sophomore 15 year old Hadiya Pendleton was gunned down as she sat with classmates in a park just blocks from her school. According to The Inquisitr Pendleton and a 16 year old boy were both shot on Tuesday, 2:20 p.m. in the 4500 block of South Oakenwald Avenue. Pendleton was shot in the back and the boy was shot in the leg. Pendleton died less than one hour later at the University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital. The boy remains in the hospital. The shooter remains at-large.
Hadiya Pendleton and other King College Prep School students attended and performed at President Obama’s Inaugural events.