March 12, 2018-Lake County Coroner Merrilee Frey has confirmed a homicide which occurred in Gary yesterday. According to a report, Coroner Investigators were called to the 5100 block of Georgia Street at 4:30 p.m. Upon arrival, investigators pronounced 19 year old Jack Daniels of the 600 block of W. 1000 South, Hebron, dead at the scene. Multiple gunshot wounds were noted and the case is being investigated as a homicide according to the report. The homicide wase one of two which occurred on Sunday during a wave of violence that spread across the City of Gary.
Anyone with information regarding any of these incidents is urged to contact the Lake County Metro Homicide Unit at 219-755-3855. Anonymous tips can be submitted to the Crime Tip Line at 866-CRIME-GP.