Teen Shot & Killed In Whiting Saturday

Around 5 PM, a shooting in the 1600 block of Laporte Ave in Whiting was reported, according to Whiting Police.

A juvenile male was found shot on arrival and later pronounced deceased at St Catherine Hospital in East Chicago. The victim’s name was not released late Saturday night.

A witness nearby reported to RNS they saw multiple agitated juveniles in the area prior to the shooting, pacing back and fourth as if they were looking for someone.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to email Det Capt Stelow at bstelow@whitingindiana.com

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