21-year-old man shot in Gary; police detective seeking tips

2012-05-24T17:30:00Z 2012-05-24T21:50:20Z 21-year-old man shot in Gary; police detective seeking tipsBy Paul Dailing Times Correspondent nwitimes.com
May 24, 2012 5:30 pm  • 

Gary police are asking for the public's help in finding the person who shot a 21-year-old Gary man early Thursday morning.

Troy McDuffy, of the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Street, was entering the front door of an apartment building on the 5300 block of West 21st Avenue when someone shot him at 12:10 a.m. Thursday with an unknown weapon, Cpl. Gabrielle King said.

A resident of the building heard the shot, found McDuffy and called 911.

McDuffy told police he didn't see the shooter, King said. He was taken to the Methodist Hospitals Northlake campus in Gary. His condition was unknown as of Thursday morning.

Police are asking anyone with information related to the shooting to call Detective Alex Jones at (219) 881-7477.

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