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GARY — A 50-year-old man died late Saturday after a shooting inside his home, officials said.

Antonio Reeves, of Gary, died from multiple gunshot wounds in a homicide, according to the Lake County coroner's office.

Gary police responded to his home in the 500 block of Ralston Street after a person discovered Reeves' body and called 911, Cmdr. Jack Hamady said.

Officers arrived and met a person who let them inside the home, where they found Reeves unresponsive with a gunshot wound.

Medics from the Gary Fire Department arrived, but the man was lifeless. Lake County coroner's investigators pronounced Reeves dead at the scene.

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The Lake County Sheriff's Department Crime Scene Investigation Unit assisted in the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Cpl. Edward Gonzales, of the Lake/Gary Metro Homicide Unit, at 219-755-3852. To remain anonymous, call 866-CRIME-GP.

Reeves is the 42nd person killed in a homicide in Gary so far this year, records show.

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