LPD: Second-degree murder charge in homicide investigation

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Pictured above: 52-year-old Timothy McPeak arrested for 2nd-degree murder.

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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Acting Lincoln Police Chief Brian Jackson provided a live update on Saturday’s homicide investigation Monday morning.

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The victim, identified as 76-year-old Luis Noguera, was found with fatal head wounds in his central Lincoln apartment complex around 8:45. Earlier in the investigation, Lincoln Police said the injuries were apparent gunshot wounds. However, an autopsy scheduled for later today will provide an official cause of death.

Initial suspect Timothy McPeak, 52, was reportedly fighting with Noguera earlier that day. They live in the same apartment building.

McPeak has been arrested for second-degree murder. There is no ongoing threat to the public and the investigation is ongoing.

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