LPD: Woman possibly grazed by bullet at BBQ

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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — One woman reports being grazed by a bullet while enjoying an outdoor barbeque.

Friday, May 14, around 9:40 pm, officers with the Lincoln Police Department (LPD) arrived at an area near N 43rd and Huntington Ave.

A 23-year-old woman said she was at a barbeque with friends and neighbors when she heard multiple “pops.” It was then that she felt something graze her right hand and discovered a small cut, about 1/8th inch long, on her index finger. LPD believes a passing bullet may have caused the wound.

A single shell casing was found in the area.

The investigation into this case is still ongoing. If you have any information, reach out to LPD at (402) 441-6000.

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