GARY, Ind. (STMW) – A Gary teenager died Saturday morning after he was shot, according to the Lake County Coroner’s Office.
Antoine Taylor, 19, of the 400 block of Grant Street, was pronounced dead at 5:32 a.m. after he was taken to Methodist Hospitals Northlake campus.
The coroner’s office ruled Taylor’s death a homicide.
It was unknown Saturday afternoon where the shooting occurred. Gary police were not immediately available to provide additional information.
Taylor was driving with a friend down Fifth Avenue about 9:50 p.m. Friday when he spotted two men walking in the middle of the 500 block of Delaware Street, police said. Taylor got out of the car and began talking to the two unidentified men.
GALLATIN, Tenn. – Investigators have released the identity of a man found dead in a Sumner County driveway. They’re hoping someone with information will come forward to help them find a suspect.
Detectives with the Gallatin Police Department identified the man as 26-year-old Carl Bost. They believe Bost wandered into Jessie Carter’s yard late on West Eastland Street Friday night.
Gallatin police continue to search for who shot and killed a man back in July.
Police told News 2 Carl Bost, 26, was found shot and killed around 9 p.m. on July 5, in the front yard of a home on West Eastland Street.
No one reported hearing gunshots in the area that evening.
Indianapolis Metro Police were out in force with extra officers on targeted patrols as tens of thousands of people celebrated the holiday downtown Thursday. Despite the extra police presence, violence broke out and a young life was taken.
An Indianapolis mother is grieving the loss of her 16-year-old son and pleading with the community to help catch his killer.
Monquize Edwards was found shot near Meridian and Maryland Streets at about 11:30 p.m. Thursday night.
Fox59 News learned that Edwards was watching the fireworks downtown on top of a parking garage along Delaware Street.
When the fireworks were over, Edwards started walking South towards Meridian and Maryland. That’s when a fight broke out. The fight ended in gun fire and Edwards was hit.
police nearby responded to the scene, but the gunman took off. Edwards was transported to Wishard Hospital where he later died.
TRENTON, Mo. — A 24-year-old northwest Missouri man is charged with killing a man and dumping a car with his body inside in a pond.
Trenton County authorities say Jameson Read of Trenton is charged with second-degree murder in the death of 54-year-old John Vencill of Trenton.
Police Chief Tommy Wright says Read was charged after Vencill was reported missing on Friday night. Wright alleges Read shot Vencill several times at Read’s home in Trenton.
Wright told The St. Joseph News-Press that Read dumped the victim’s vehicle in a farm pond in a remote part of Sullivan County. Police recovered the vehicle Saturday with Vencill’s body inside.