Sue Marie contributed to this report
May 2, 2018-Gary Police and crime scene investigators are on scene in the area of 49th and Georgia after a report of over 100 shots fired. According to information obtained via the scanner, one female sustained a gunshot wound and was transported to a local hopsital. Police noted damage to multiple vehicles. While on scene dispatch reported additional shots fired calls in the near 47th and Georgia and 48th and Rhode Island.
A male was also located at Methodist Hospital Southlake. That male had a flesh wound and stated he was in a red Chevy Malibu at 49th and Georgia when someone began firing at the vehicle. Officers located the vehicle and found bullet holes in the door as well as seats of the car.
This is a breaking report. Neither the identity nor the condition of the victim is known at this point in time. It is unknown if any arrests were made. We will update you as additional information becomes available. Anyone with information regarding the incident should contact the Gary Police Department or call 9-1-1.