Teen shot to death in Gary

July 11, 2013 3:03:24 AM PDT
A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed late Wednesday in northwest Indiana.

Joshua Passmore, 17, was pronounced dead just after midnight Thursday by the Lake County Coroner's Office.

Passmore, of the 1000-block of Burr in Gary, Ind., was shot in the 1500-block of Burr. He was pronounced dead at Methodist Hospital Northlake.

The coroner's office is calling the case a homicide.