May 29, 2017-A Gary man was found shot to death this evening in the 600 block of Hanley Street. According to a report from Lt. Dawn Westerfield, On May 29, 2017 approximately 8:30pm the Gary Police Department responded to a call for service in the 600 block of Hanley Street in regards to a gun shot victim. Upon officers arrival a male was discovered outside with apparent gun shot wounds. The male was unresponsive and later declared deceased on scene by the Lake County
Coroner’s Office. Lake County Coroner Merrilee Frey has not yet issued a report on the incident and the identity of the victim has not yet been released.
Anyone with information on this incident is urged to contact Detective Kristopher
Adams of the Lake County/Gary Metro Homicide Unit at 219-755-3855 or the Crime Tip
Line at 866-CRIME-GP