A 18 year old man was shot and killed this afternoon in Hammond. Police Chief Brian Miller says dispatch received the call at approximately 4pm, in the 14-hundred Sherman Street, concerning the teen that was shot in the torso. Chief Miller says the man, whose name has not been released, was taken to St. Margaret's Hospital where he later passed away, and that at this time, there is no motive for the shooting, and the suspect is still at large. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Hammond Police Department, at (219) 853-6490.
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