Sue Marie contributed to this report
April 4, 2018-Gary Police are on scene of a shooting incident on the City’s west side. According to information obtained from the scanner, Gary Police were called to the area of 400 Hobart Street at approximately 8:55 p.m. tonight. Upon arrival, officers found a crashed vehicle with a man who had been shot inside. Officers reported that the vehicle had multiple bullet holes. EMS was alerted and responded to the scene. Neither the identity nor the condition of the man is known at this point. Officers quickly set up a perimiter and searched for bullet casings. Officers were searching for a maroon minivan with a canvas top that was smoking and likely had bullet holes. Police believe the minivan headed south on Colfax Street from 5th Avenue.
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