NSP: Man flown to Lincoln hospital after officer-involved shooting

Authorities are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened Tuesday morning. 

The Nebraska State Patrol said the incident happened around 1:10 a.m. in Trenton. The Hitchcock County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call about a man firing a gun near a home.

Deputies arrived at the scene 1:30 a.m, and about 12 minutes later deputies requested assistance saying someone had been shot, the patrol said. The person who was hit – who was not identified by law enforcement – was flown to Bryan Health West Campus in Lincoln for treatment. He was last listed in stable condition. 

The Hitchcock County Sheriff’s Office has requested the Nebraska State Patrol an investigation into the officer-involved shooting. Charges stemming from the initial incident are pending with the Hitchcock County Attorney. 

No law enforcement personnel were injured in the incident.

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