Incident

1-09-2019 Indiana Griffith 1-3

Location

January 09, 2019

Park West Apartments
1800 N Mansard Blvd
Griffith, Indiana
Geolocation: 41.5535, -87.4164

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Alayna Ortiz
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Giovante M. Galloway
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Juarez Rogers
  • Age: 48
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Drug involvement
  • Armed robbery with injury/death and/or evidence of DGU found

Notes

Driver fled to police at Mansards Plaza shopping center w/ victim in car; search in Gary, at 4400 Madison St; guns, drug paraphernalia found;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 2
State House District: 2