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.