August 30, 2017-According to a report from Lake County Coroner Merrilee Frey, a shooting in the 500 block of Mount Street resulted in the death of a 31 year old woman last night. Coroner investigators were called to Methodist Hospital Northlake at 11:03 p.m. on August 29 according to the report. Investigators discovered that Temica Spencer of the 1600 block of E. 7th Avenue, had suffered gunshot wounds according to the report. The report states that Spencer was pronounced dead at 11:02 pm. The case is being investigated as a homicide by Gary Police and the Metro Homicide Unit.
Gary Police have not yet issued a report on the matter. We will update you as additional information becomes available.