Police investigating after teen found shot to death in Gary

2013-05-01T21:22:00Z Police investigating after teen found shot to death in GaryTimes Staff nwitimes.com
May 01, 2013 9:22 pm  • 

GARY | A Gary teen was shot to death Wednesday afternoon near Pierce Street and 20th Place, Gary police said.

Lance Johnson, 18, died from a gunshot wound to the head and to his left hand, according to a news release from the Lake County coroner's office. He died at the scene.

Officers responded to the area at 4:35 p.m. after receiving calls about shots fired in the area, Gary Police Chief Wade Ingram said.

Johnson was found on the ground and had a gunshot wound to his head, Ingram said.

Ingram said the death was ruled a homicide, but there were no suspects as of Wednesday.

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