Posted By: Bayley Bischof Channel 8 Eyewitness News 

UPDATE:  Lincoln Police are still investigating a fatal shooting from last week. 

Chief Jeff Bliemeister said, there were more than 20 people involved in the shooting in College View. 

A majority of them are in their teens or early 20s. 

Police are working with Lincoln Public Schools because some of those involved are students. 

Investigators are reviewing digital communication and asking for the public's help identifying those involved.


Police said Wednesday morning they are working around the clock to solve the homicide of Edgar Union Jr. 

There are no updates to the investigation as of Wednesday morning. Captain Jeri Roeder said officer are working on tracking down and interviewing witnesses. 

There is an increased police presence at Lincoln High Schools, especially Southeast and Northeast. This comes after a fight at Southeast involved individuals associated with Union Jr. 


Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News

Police say they do have persons of interest in Unions death.

But they do not have anyone in custody at this time.

"Upon arrival officers discovered Union Jr. had suffered a gunshot wound. Lincoln Fire and Rescue had responded and had pr pronounced him deceased at the scene, said Lincoln Police Chief Bliemeister."

LPD was called to the 3800 block of south 47th street just before 2 pm yesterday on reports of a gunshot.

Edgar Union Junior was shot in the neck.

Bliemeister said, "The investigation has revealed that those involved were familiar with each other and there does not appear to be an ongoing threat to the public at large."

At this time police are still interviewing witnesses.

LPD says they do have persons of interest in the case, but are not releasing any names at this time.

Police are still asking for your help.

If you saw or heard anything they're they want you to call them or crimestoppers.