Man shot and robbed at home after winning at casino
A man was hospitalized after suspects broke into his suburban home early this morning, robbed him of recently casino winnings and shot him.
51-year-old Scott Farrow is in serious but stable condition at Christ hospital after being shot in the stomach and hit on the head with most likely a hammer.
Last night, police say he took home some winnings. a couple thousand dollars from the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond. Detectives think he was being watched.
When he got to his house along 131st St and lay down on his couch, he had no idea two intruders were about to burst into his back door.
Horseshoe Casino released a statement saying, “Horseshoe Casino is aware of the investigation that is underway. As with any investigation, we are in full cooperation with the local authorities. Our best wishes are with Scott Farrow and his family.”
The investigation is ongoing.