On Monday, January 23, 2023, at approximately 6:45 AM, the Munster Police Department was dispatched to the area of Park West subdivision to search for an alleged suicidal subject, according to Munster Police.
A vehicle, which was related to the subject, was located in a nearby subdivision by officers. Officers were then notified a short time later of a person under the railroad track bridge in the area of White Oak Avenue and 45th Avenue. Officers located a male subject who was deceased.
Identity of the subject is pending notification to family. The Lake County Coroner’s Office, Canadian National Railroad Police, Munster Police and Munster Fire Departments are assisting in the investigation.