Sue Marie contributed to this report
July 1, 2017-According to a release from Lake County Coroner Merrilee Frey, coroner investigators were called to the 800 block of Adams Street in Gary at 12:05 a.m. According to information obtained via the scanner, Police responded to the area just before midnight upon a report that two individuals had been shot. One individual was shot in the leg and one was shot in the chest. Gary Police have not yet issued a statement and neither the identity nor the condition of the other victim is known at this time. Officers obtained suspect information and searched the area extensively. It is unknown at this time if an arrest was made.
Coroner investigators pronounced 27 year old Dwain K. Robinson, of the 200 block of Taft Street in Gary, dead at 12:39 a.m. Multiple gun shot wounds were noted and the case is being investigated as a homicide according to the report from Coroner Frey. Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to contact the Lake County Metro Homicide Unit at at (219) 755-3855.
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