Sue Marie contributed to this report
September 30, 2017-Gary Police responded to a call in the 200 block of Bridge Street early this morning and found a male had suffered multiple gun shot wounds. According to a report from Lake County Coroner Merrilee Frey, coroner investigators were called to Methodist Northlake just after midnight. 28 year old Jason Baker of the 600 block of Grant Street was prounounced dead at 12:29 a.m. today. Multiple gun shot wounds were noted as injury and the case is being investigated as a homicide. The report from Coroner Frey stated that the injuries were sustained near 3rd Avenue and Bridge Street.
The Gary Police Department is investigating the homicide according to the statement. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Gary Police Department.