Gary cops seeking information in fatal shooing of 18-year-old

2013-05-02T19:00:00Z 2013-05-02T23:29:04Z Gary cops seeking information in fatal shooing of 18-year-oldSteven Ross Johnson Times Correspondent
May 02, 2013 7:00 pm  • 

GARY | Police are seeking information about the slaying of a Gary teen Wednesday afternoon in the 2000 block of Pierce Street.

Lance Johnson, 18, of the 12000 block of West 17th Street, was found with a gunshot wound to his head and left hand, authorities said.

Officers arrived at the scene at 4:39 p.m. after receiving a call about a man lying unresponsive in the street, police said.

The Lake County coroner’s office said Johnson was declared dead at the scene at 5:55 p.m.

Anyone with information about the slaying is asked to call Gary police Cpl. Ed Gonzalez at (219) 881-4750.

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