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Gary man found dead in alley

GARY — A body discovered in the back alley of the 200 block of Tyler Street is currently under investigation by the Gary Police Department.

Richard Lewis, 55 of Gary, was killed by multiple gunshot wounds.

Gary Police spokesperson Cpl. Gabrielle King said in a release that Lewis was discovered by a citizen who notified the authorities. Police responded to the scene at approximately 10:53 a.m. Saturday.

The incident is currently being investigated as a homicide.

Anyone with information of the incident are asked to call Cpl. Mike Barnes at 219-881-7434.

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