Suspect dies in officer-involved shooting

German Pedraza, 27, passed away Sunday evening, according to LSO.

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – The Lancaster County Sherriff’s Office said the suspect involved in an officer-involved shooting last Wednesday has died.

German Pedraza, 27, passed away Sunday evening, according to LSO.

The Lancaster County Attorney ordered an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

The case will be presented to a Grand Jury, which is required by State Law when someone dies as a result of law enforcement action or in custody.

Investigators seized four baggies containing 24.3 grams of marijuana and 3 grams of suspected narcotics from a search of Pedraza’s vehicle.

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