June 17, 2018-Lake County Coroner Merrillee Frey states that the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, the Indiana Fire Marshall, the Lake County Metro Homicide Unit and the Gary Police are investigating a death that occurred earlier today. According to the statement, Coroner Investigators were dispatched to the 2400 block of Noble Street at 4:08 p.m today. A female, unknown age and race, was pronounced dead at the scene. The cause and manner of death are pending investigation.
According to the statement the case is being investigated by Gary PD, Gary Fire/EMS, Lake County Metro Homicide Unit, Indiana State Fire Marshal, ATF, and the Lake County Coroners Office.