On September 15, 2023, at approximately 1:55 AM, Gary Police were dispatched to 15th and Clay Street in Gary’s Aetna Area for a report of a white van in a ditch with a man slumped over in the passenger’s seat, according to Gary Police.
Upon the officer’s arrival the occupant was discovered to be a deceased 39-year-old Gary man. The victim suffered a gunshot wound. The identification of the deceased is pending notifications. Check back to this post for updates.
If anyone has information about this incident, please call the Lake County Prosecutor’s Homicide Team at (219) 755-3855.