Incident

5-22-2017 Indiana Gary 1-2

Location

May 22, 2017

Sam's Market
2101 Virginia St
Gary, Indiana
Geolocation: 41.5803, -87.3295

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Sherrod Carter
  • Age: 39
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Wesley Darrell Trout
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Walter Trout
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Domestic Violence

Notes

20 y/o man chg'd/ killing mother's b/f; suspect's father confesses to the killing, commits suicide; son sentenced, 2 1/2 yrs;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 3
State House District: 3