Gary Homicide Victim ID’ed as Hessville Woman

July 16, 2018-A female found shot to death in Gary early Sunday Morning has been identified as 27 year old Heather Talley from Hessville.  According to a report from Gary Police, officers were called to the 2500 block of Central Avenue on Sunday morning after a body was found  Coroner Investigators arrived and pronounced Heather Talley, of the 7200 block of Nebraska deceased at 5:20 a.m.  Talley suffered a gunshot wound according to the report and the case is being investigated as a homicide.

According to her facebook profile, Heather was a graduate of Morton High school.  A public post indicates that Heather and her fiance Darius Ross celebrated Darius’ birthday on Saturday.  Darius Ross and a friend, Nicholas Edwards, both of Gary, were found shot to death later Sunday in the 800 block of Harrison Street.  It is believed that Talley’s car was found at the scene of the Ross/Edwards homicide.


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