UPDATE: Nebraska man who fired at officers fatally shot identified

Authorities say police fatally shot a Nebraska man who fired at officers.
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FREMONT, Neb. (AP) —UPDATE:

The Nebraska State Patrol is now able to release the name of the subject involved in the Fremont Police Department officer-involved shooting that occurred Friday afternoon in Fremont.

The deceased male is identified as Aaron Schneider, 33, of Fremont. The investigation remains ongoing.


Authorities say police fatally shot a Nebraska man who fired at officers. The Nebraska State Patrol says in a news release that the shooting occurred after officers responded to reports of a man threatening to harm himself about 3:25 p.m. Friday at a home in southeast Fremont.

The Omaha World-Herald reports that authorities say a preliminary investigation found that the 33-year-old Fremont man came out of the residence with a firearm and fired at least one shot. He was taken by ambulance to a local hospital, where he died. His name is being withheld pending notification of relatives. No officers were hurt.

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