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EC man found dead near his home

Updated: March 29, 2013 4:03PM



EAST CHICAGO — An East Chicago man was found dead in the causeway near his home Sunday morning.

The Lake County Coroner’s Office confirmed a man was found stabbed in the 3900 block of Evergreen. Police and a coroner team were called to the scene at 9:35 a.m. and found Odie Gray, 48 and of the same block, lying on the ground.

Gray suffereed a stab wound to his lower neck, the coroner report states. He was pronounced dead an hour later, at 10:35 a.m.

The East Chicago Police and its CSI unit are assisting the case.



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