GARY — Two suspects connected to a homicide where a man was shot to death at a gas station were caught on surveillance footage, police say.

The victim was a 19-year-old man, Gary police Cmdr. Jack Hamady said late Wednesday.

Police responded at 4:44 p.m. Wednesday to a gunshot victim at a gas station at 4890 Broadway in Gary, Lt. Dawn Westerfield said.

A caller reported hearing several gunshots and said a man was down.

Officers found an adult male on the ground with an apparent gunshot wound. A civilian had started CPR. The Gary Fire Department arrived right away and said the man was dead, police said. The Lake County Coroner's Office confirmed it.

The Lake County Metro Homicide Unit is asking for the public's help in identifying these individuals, who were caught on surveillance footage at the gas station.

In the photos, a man and a woman are seen wearing bright orange shirts looking at shelves of snacks in the gas station and standing near a gas pump.

The suspects fel in a silver vehicle, Hamady said.

A motive is not known, and the shooting is under current investigation, Westerfield said. The identity of the victim has not been released because family members were still being notified.

Anyone with information on the suspects or the shooting is asked to contact Detectives Kris Adams or James Bond at 219-755-3852.


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