Police investigating gunshots in northeast Lincoln neighborhood

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Police are investigating gunshots that were heard in a northeast Lincoln neighborhood Tuesday morning.

Around 7:10 a.m., officers were sent near North 56th and Fremont Streets after a caller reported hearing several gunshots.

When officers arrived, they could not find any damage or bullet casings, according to police.

Less than an hour later, officers were sent back to the neighborhood after a caller found a bullet hole in a home’s door.

Police say the damage to the door was consistent with a “bullet strike.”

Damage to the door was estimated at around $125.

Officers then searched the area and found six 9 mm shell casings in a neighboring yard, according to police.

An investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is asked to call Lincoln Police at 402-441-6000 or Crime Stoppers at 402-475-3600.

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