2 teens found fatally shot in Gary identified

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Friday, October 14, 2016

GARY, Ind. (WLS) -- Two teens found fatally shot in a vehicle in Gary, Ind., were identified early Friday morning.

Police were called to the 700-block of East 49th Avenue around 8 p.m. Thursday. Officers found both victims dead in the vehicle. They had each been shot several times, police said.

The female victim was identified to the Lake County Coroner's Office as 18-year-old Koreen Ramos. The male victim was identified as 18-year-old Zantrell Collins. Their deaths were ruled homicides.

They both lived about three blocks from where they were found, in the 4900-block of Kentucky Street.

Investigators asked anyone with information regarding the deadly shooting to call Detective Kristopher Adams of the Lake County-Gary Metro Homicide Unit at 219-755-3855 or the Crime Tip Line at 866-CRIME-GP.