Police: Hammond Murder was About Jealousy

by Ken Davidson

More details are coming out in the “hessville shooting incident we reported on Saturday.

Lake County Prosecutor Bernard Carter has charged Markus Sonny Blaskovich, 23, of Hammond with Murder in a single count information. According to police reports, witnesses state that Blaskovich’s girlfriend was “making out” with David Homola at Homola’s home which is next to Flick’s Tavern. A friend notified Blaskovich of the infidelity according to the statements. Blaskovich then came over and saw his girlfriend walking when he approached and said “So you going to F’in Cheat on me?” Blaskovich then pulled out a revolver and shot “4 or 5 times.”

All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty.