Gary Police report the body of a missing 43 year old Gary man was found Wednesday morning, deceased in a vehicle, at a local towing company. Public Information Officer Corp. Gabrielle King says Patrick Bush was last heard from by a family member on September 1st, just before 1am. About a half-hour later, a 1996 Cadillac registered to a Mrs. Bush was towed from the front of the 27-hundred block of Jefferson Street. Corp. King says on Wednesday morning, officers were dispatched to Bennie's Towing, in the 21-hundred block of West 10th Avenue, after receiving a missing person's report on Mr. Bush. Officers opened the locked vehicle and detected a foul odor and Mr. Bush's remains were found in the trunk.
The Lake County Coroner's Office reports the cause and manner of death are pending autopsy results, and anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Gary Police.
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