Man shot to death near PUC campus in Hammond

2014-03-12T22:36:00Z 2014-03-12T23:00:17Z Man shot to death near PUC campus in HammondTimes Staff
March 12, 2014 10:36 pm  • 

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. 

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