Man found dead after fire in Gary home

SHARE Man found dead after fire in Gary home
police_lights91_300x18821.jpg

Sun-Times file photo

A man was found dead after a house fire Friday morning in northwest Indiana.

The Gary Fire Department found the 57-year-old man dead inside a home about 4:45 a.m. in the 2600 block of Stevenson Street in Gary, according to Gary police.

He was pronounced dead at the scene, but his name was not released pending notification of his family, police said. His cause of death has not been determined, but the fire appeared to be accidental.

Anyone with information about the fire is asked to call Sgt. Mark Salazar of the Cary Police Department Arson Unit at (219) 881-7431 or the Gary crime tip line at (866) CRIME-GP.

The Latest
While his wife is living in a shelter with their children, he keeps calling to propose a reconciliation and threaten to stop paying support.
The attack happened around 3 a.m. in the 9400 block of South Harvard Avenue, police said.
Abortion remains legal in Illinois. But, in other states, the Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade has set off a frenzy of legal activity.
A relative of one of the victims called police around 2 p.m. after finding the men in an upstairs apartment in the 600 block of West Merchant Street, police said.
Gifted comic actor is miscast as a hardcore killing machine in predictable Prime Video series.