Lake County coroner seeks help identifying person from Gary

The female is 5-foot-4, 116 pounds and has multiple tattoos, authorities said.

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The Lake County coroner’s office is asking for help identifying a female who died Feb. 29, 2020, in Gary, Indiana.

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Authorities are looking for help identifying a person who died Saturday morning in northwest Indiana.

The female, whose age is unknown, was pronounced dead at 5:49 a.m. at Methodist Hospital Northlake, according to the Lake County coroner’s office.

No injuries were apparent, and authorities have yet to rule on her cause and manner of death.

She is from Gary and is 5-foot-4 and 116 pounds, with shoulder-length brown hair and brown eyes, authorities said.

The female has multiple tattoos, including “Richard” on her left thigh, “Chicago” and a photo of Marilyn Monroe on her left shoulder, a face on her left hand and a tribal heart tattoo on her lower back, authorities said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Lake County coroner’s office at 219-755-3265.

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