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Lake County Coroner's Office

M'ville man dies of gunshot wound at Methodist Hospital

MERRILLVILLE | A man police found with a gunshot wound in a tidy neighborhood of Merrillville homes late Friday night later died at Methodist Hospital Southlake.

July 19, 2014 2:30 pm

Gary man killed after walking onto Borman, getting struck by several cars

GARY | A Gary man who was apparently attempting to cross the Borman Expressway (I-80/94) on foot at 11:28 p.m. Friday was killed when he was hit by an eastbound vehicle and then run over by several others.

July 19, 2014 1:45 pm

Woman found dead in car remains unidentified

GARY | A woman who was found dead Monday in the trunk of a car remains unidentified.  

July 08, 2014 6:30 pm

Police, coroner's office investigating Gary homicide

GARY | Four people have been killed and seven wounded by gun violence in Gary in less than one week.

July 02, 2014 8:30 pm

Gary teen killed in hit-and-run crash

GARY | A 13-year-old boy died late Saturday after being struck in a hit-and-run crash in the 4900 block of Vermont Street in Gary, police said. 

April 13, 2014 8:00 pm

E.C. man identified as second man killed in crash

GARY | An East Chicago man was identified Thursday as one of two men who died in a two-car fiery collision last month, officials said.

April 10, 2014 5:58 pm Related

Body found at abandoned Gary home

GARY | A person found dead at a vacant home at 1833 Pennsylvania St. died of multiple gunshot wounds in an apparent homicide, according to the Lake County coroner's office.

April 02, 2014 6:00 pm

Man shot to death near PUC campus in Hammond

HAMMOND | A man was shot to death Wednesday in the 7000 block of Magoun Avenue, officials said. 

March 12, 2014 10:36 pm
At least one dead in East Chicago fire

At least one dead in East Chicago fire

EAST CHICAGO | A fire on Deal Street in East Chicago claimed the life of one man Friday afternoon.

February 14, 2014 1:04 pm Photos


2 killed hours apart, marking region's first homicides of 2014

EAST CHICAGO | A 17-year-old East Chicago boy was shot and killed in the city late Monday, marking the second homicide in Lake County in 2014.

February 11, 2014 6:32 am Related
South Holland man killed in Borman accident

South Holland man killed in Borman accident

GARY | A 33-year-old South Holland man was killed in what police believe was an alcohol-related auto accident on the Borman Expressway early Monday.

February 03, 2014 6:23 am

Hebron mother, newborn killed in crash

EAGLE CREEK TOWNSHIP | A 37-year-old woman and her 1-month-old baby were killed Thursday morning in a vehicle crash believed to be caused by icy road conditions, officials said. 

January 16, 2014 9:00 pm

Police: Woman escaped shooter after boyfriend killed

GARY | After seeing her boyfriend shot to death early Monday in Gary, a wounded 30-year-old woman was thrown to the ground and had a gun pointed at her, police said. 

December 04, 2013 8:42 pm

Chicago man identified as Gary homicide victim

GARY | As the family of a 30-year-old man frantically searched for him in Chicago, he remained a John Doe for more than two weeks in the Lake County coroner's office.  

November 21, 2013 6:47 pm

Man found dead earlier this week remains unidentified

GARY | Officials continue investigating how an unidentified man ended up dead in a burned-out vehicle in a wooded area earlier this week.

November 08, 2013 5:06 pm

Police: Chicago man shot in self-defense at Hammond house

HAMMOND | A Chicago man was killed in an early Sunday shooting that police say appears to be justifiable.

October 20, 2013 6:45 pm

Mother of slain teen charged in homicide

SAUK VILLAGE | Authorities say the mother of a Sauk Village teen who was stabbed to death Saturday has been charged with first-degree murder.

September 08, 2013 9:25 pm

Gary man found dead inside car trunk

GARY | Police are investigating the death of a 43-year-old man who was found dead Wednesday morning in the trunk of his wife's car.

September 04, 2013 7:45 pm
Officials asking for help finding next of kin of deceased man

Officials asking for help finding next of kin of deceased man

HAMMOND | Officials are asking for help finding family members of a man who died last week.

August 26, 2013 8:18 pm
Lake County investigates death of jail inmate

Lake County investigates death of jail inmate

CROWN POINT | An inmate at the Lake County Jail — held on charges related to threats to blow up a local Veterans Affairs clinic and setting fire to a utility box — died early Thursday morning, officials said.

August 08, 2013 12:05 pm Photos


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