Police have made an arrest and hope to present charges in the incident tomorrow
May 21, 2018-Gary Police are being assisted by Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies in an investigation after two males were shot in broad daylight on Broadway in Gary. A large police presence was seen around Church’s Fried Chicken, 1409 Broadway, Gary, IN just before 1:00 p.m. today. Lt. Thomas Pawlak says Poice were notified at approximately 12:30 p.m today that two individuals had been shot near Church’s Chicken, 1409 Broadway. According to Lt. Pawlak, one man was shot in the femur and another in the chest. Both were transported to Methodist Hospital Northlake and the male shot in the femur was later transported to a Chicago trauma center. Lt. Pawlak stated that there was a large police presence in the area and officers immediately descended upon the crime scene A suspect description was obtained almost immediately and officers were able to quickly locate the suspect walking a few blocks from the scene. Charges are expected to be filed tomorrow in the case.