HAMMOND | A man was shot to death Wednesday in the 7000 block of Magoun Avenue, officials said.
The man died from a gunshot wound to the body at 6:40 p.m. at The Community Hospital in Munster, according to the Lake County coroner's office. The shooting happened at 7009 Magoun Ave., and the death was ruled a homicide.
Officials had not identified the man by Wednesday night. Hammond police officials could not be reached for comment.
The shooting happened less than a mile away from the Purdue University Calumet campus.