UPDATE (Aug. 10, 2018)– Loren Gary was sentenced to 35 years with 32 to be executed in the Indiana Department of Correction and three years on suspended probation. As a condition of his probation, he’ll spend one year in Community Corrections.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. – A man is behind bars after Tippecanoe County authorities say he fired a shot at a deputy’s vehicle Saturday night.
The incident occurred late Saturday night after the deputy was dispatched to investigate a man with a gun on Concho Court in Lafayette.
Police say Loren Gary, 45, fired a single shot into the front of the deputy’s vehicle, causing damage to the squad car.
Gary was taken into custody and transported to the Tippecanoe County Jail. He is facing a number of preliminary charges, including attempted murder, intimidation, criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon, and public intoxication.
The incident remains under investigation.