GARY, Ind. – Lake County coroners have identified the man killed in Saturday’s shooting outside a church in Gary, Indiana.
Degerie Scott, 41, was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital about 30 minutes after the shooting. Bullets hit Scott and another man after a gunman opened fire on the crowd.
Authorities said Scott and others had gathered for a funeral at Saint Monica and Luke’s Church when bullets rang out.
Another man, also 41, was injured. He was last reported in stable condition.
Police Gary said the gunman was still on a large scale. Witnesses said the shooter fled the scene on foot.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at (219) 755-3866 or Gary Tip Line at 1-866-CRIME GP.
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