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Interstate shooting under investigation, police say
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Interstate shooting under investigation, police say

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GARY — Indiana State Police were investigating after a shooting was reported on Interstate 65 Thursday evening. 

Just before 6 p.m. police responded to I-65 near East Dunes Highway in Gary, said Indiana State Police Cpl. Eric Rot. 

Preliminary investigations showed the shooting included two vehicles. 

One vehicle's window was damaged by gunfire and there were no injuries, Rot said. All lanes remain open in the area. 

As of Thursday night, police were still determining the exact location of the shooting and details were still developing as troopers collected evidence. 

Authorities are continuing the search for a suspect or suspects. 

Check back at for updates. 


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Anna Ortiz is the breaking news/crime reporter for The Times, covering crime, politics, courts and investigative news. She is a graduate of Ball State University with a major in journalism and minor in anthropology. 219-933-4194,

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