Hammond Man Run Over in Parking Lot
February 25th – Hammond Police are investigating the death of a man who was run over by a vehicle in the parking lot of the apartment complex where he lived in the 400 block of Michigan Avenue. 44 year old Kenneth Washington Jr. died of blunt force trauma after being struck in the head by a sedan Monday evening. Hammond Police Chief Brian Miller says Washington was involved in a domestic dispute at the time of the incident. The case is currently classified as a death investigation, and Miller says the traffic and detective divisions are working together to determine what lead to Washington’s death. At this time, no charges have been filed in relation to the case. Sarah Holst, Lakeshore Public Radio.