Shootings in Washington that end in death are often publicized, but the stories of those who survive and end up in wheelchairs are seldom told.
April 30, 2012Ismail Watkins, 32, who goes by the nickname Ish, sits in his living room in Southeast Washington. Ish was shot in the neck in 1998. He, along with other gunshot victims, are regular attendees of the Urban Re-Entry Group, which meets once a week at Washington's MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital. Whitney Shefte/The Washington Post