22-year-old Valpo man found shot to death in Gary

2013-05-22T17:00:00Z 2013-05-23T00:22:04Z 22-year-old Valpo man found shot to death in GaryTimes Staff nwitimes.com
May 22, 2013 5:00 pm  • 

GARY | A 22-year-old Valparaiso man was shot and killed early Wednesday in Gary.

Jovan R. Jackson, of the 2800 block of Virginia Park Drive, was pronounced dead at 1:30 a.m., according to the Lake County coroner's office.

The cause of death was listed as multiple gunshot wounds suffered in a homicide in the 2500 block of Delaware Street.

Officers responded at 12:36 a.m. to a report of shots fired, said Cpl. Gabrielle King, Gary police spokeswoman. When officers arrived, they found Jackson in the driver's seat of an SUV bleeding from the head with no signs of life.

Police are asking anyone with information about the crime to call Cpl. James Nielsen at (219) 881-4754.

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