Police in Gary are seeking the public's help after a shooting death Monday afternoon. Gary Police Corp. Gabrielle King says officers were dispatched to the 11-hundred block of Connecticut Street at 4:20pm for reports of a man down. The Lake County Coroners office says 56-year-old Donald McHenry, of Gary, suffered a gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:15 Monday evening, and his death was ruled a homicide. Corp. King says witnesses reported at the same time shots were heard, that a black male was observed in the area between the age of 19 and 20 years old, approximately 5'10”, with a slender build and dreadlocks. Anyone with information is asked to contact Gary Police Detective Lorenzo Davis at (219) 881-7300 Ext 3015.
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