Hammond Police confirm four shot and one dead in an afternoon shooting
October 31, 2017-Hammond Police have confirmed that four people were shot at approximately 3:59 pm today in the Douglas Pointe Apartments. According to Lt. Kellogg of the Hammond Police Department, officers responded to the 500 block of Douglas Pointe Apartments where they found four shooting victims. One victim was dead at the scene when officers arrived. Neither the identity nor condition of the other three victims was released.
The Gazette earlier reported two separate shootings but Hammond Police say there was one shooting incident involving four people.
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