Gunman shoots motorist, 20, getting into vehicle in Gary

2013-04-08T16:36:00Z 2013-04-09T00:44:09Z Gunman shoots motorist, 20, getting into vehicle in Gary
April 08, 2013 4:36 pm

GARY | Police said a 20-year-old man was shot Friday afternoon as he tried to enter his vehicle in the 4300 block of West 23rd Avenue.

According to reports, the victim was about to enter his vehicle when a male black subject approached him pulling out a handgun and fired it once striking the victim.

Police said the victim called 911 and was transported to an area emergency room for treatment. No arrests had been made as of Monday morning.

Police have asked anyone with information about the incident to contact Gary Police Detective Lorenzo Davis, at (219) 881-4738.

Steven Ross Johnson

Times Correspondent

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