Police investigating shooting in Central Lincoln that left one dead


LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Lincoln Police are investigating the homicide of a 76-year-old man Saturday night near 10th and ‘E’ Streets.

Police responded to a disturbance call in the 900 block of ‘E’ Street just before 8:30 p.m. Saturday night. When officers arrived they found the man in an apartment complex dead from apparent gunshot wounds, according to police.

Authorities said they have a suspect in custody and there is no ongoing threat to the public. The investigation is ongoing and police are working to notify the victims family members.

This would mark the city’s second homicide of 2021.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Lincoln Police Department at 402.441.6000 or make an anonymous report to Lincoln Crime Stoppers at 402.475.3600.

This is a developing story, stay with Channel 8 Eyewitness News for updates. 

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