Man awoken from slumber after bullet hits couch inside home, Lincoln Police say

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – One man was awoken by the sound of gunshots late Saturday night, Lincoln Police say.

Around 9:39 p.m., the 38-year-old man told police he heard multiple gunshots at his home near Ninth and Peach Streets.

The victim saw that a bullet had gone through his front window, into the back of a couch and lodged into the living room’s wall.

He also discovered that a bullet had struck the back of his Hyundai sedan and nestled into the rear passenger seat, according to police.

Ten spent shell casings were also found about 450 feet north of the man’s home.

An investigation is ongoing, police say.

Anyone with information is asked to call Lincoln Police at 402-441-6000 or Crime Stoppers at 402-475-3600.

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