“The Gary Police Department responded to the 3600 block of Georgia Street(alley west) in regards to a male down.” Statement from Gary Police Department
June 17, 2018-Gary Police are investigating after a man was found lying in the alleyway near the 3600 block of Georgia Street yesterday. According to the statement from Gary Police, officers were called to the west alley in the 3600 block of Georgia Street at approximately 3:45 p.m. on June 16, 2018. Upon arrival, officers discovered a black male “described as being in his late teens to early 20s and approximately 172 pounds” lying in the alley. The man was pronounced dead at the scene by the Lake County Coroner’s Office. The male’s identity and manner of death have yet to be established.
Anyone with information on the identity of this male is urge to immediately contact the Lake County/ Gary Metro Homicide unit at 219-755-3855 or the Crime Tip Line at 866-CRIME-GP. You may also dial 911. Detective Gregory Fayson is investigating.