Omaha police investigating suspicious death

Posted By: Channel 8 Newsroom

Omaha police are investigating a man’s death as a homicide after finding him dead in a neighborhood in northeast Lincoln Saturday.

Police say they responded to a man down call at the intersection of 27th and Wirt Streets at 11:30 a.m.

When they arrived, they found 51-year-old James Bailey already dead.

The death has been ruled by Omaha Police as suspicious, and they are investigating Bailey’s death as a homicide.

We will continue to bring you updates as they become available.