October 4, 2017-A Gary man was shot to death in the 700 block of Delaware Street according to a release from Lake County Coroner Merrilee Frey. Coroner investigators were called to Methodist Hospital, 600 N. Grant Street, just after midnight according to the report. Investigators pronounced an African-American male dead at 12:12 a.m. The decedant has not yet been identified. A gunshot wound was noted as an injury. The case is being investigated as a homicide by the Gary Police Department according to the statement.
Gary Police have not yet issued a statement on the shooting. We will update this report as additional information becomes available.