November 3, 2017-According to a release from Lake County Coroner Merrilee Frey, a 16 year old boy was pronounced dead in a case that is being investigated as a homicide. The coroner report states that the case is a homicide and does not list the type of injuries received. Witnesses on social media, however, reported that two individuals were shot at 4th and Huntington in Gary’s Miller section at approximately 7:00 p.m. last night. According to the report from Coroner Frey, investigators were called to 405 S. Huntington Street at 7:20 p.m. 16 year old Diego Serna of the 400 block of Spruce, Hammond was pronounced dead at the scene. Gary Police have not yet issued a statement regarding the incident.
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