Bullet grazes man's chin; he describes gunman in Gary

2013-04-30T00:05:00Z Bullet grazes man's chin; he describes gunman in Gary nwitimes.com
April 30, 2013 12:05 am

GARY | A 33-year-old man was reportedly wounded when the driver of a vehicle pulled up to him as he was walking in the area of 19th Avenue and Grant Street and opened fire.

Police said the incident occurred at approximately 2:45 p.m. The victim reported suffering a grazing wound to his chin when a man he described as light in complexion with dreadlocks shot at him while in a small, dark vehicle.

The victim reportedly drove himself to an area hospital for treatment. Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact Gary police Detective Alex Jones at (219) 881-7477.

Steven Ross Johnson

Times Correspondent

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