Teens face multiple charges, $1M bonds after shooting that injured LPD officer

A judge on Thursday set bond at $1 million for two teenagers connected to a shooting that left a Lincoln police officer in critical condition. 
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – A judge on Thursday set bond at $1 million for two teenagers connected to a shooting that left a Lincoln police officer in critical condition.

Orion Ross, 19, and Felipe Vasquez, 17, face multiple charges including escape using deadly force and assault.

The shooting occurred late Wednesday morning as a law enforcement task force attempted to serve a warrant to Vasquez in connection to a recent homicide case.

The officer, who has not been publicly identified, was in critical condition and “fighting for his life” as of Thursday morning, according to police.

Vasquez also faces a charge of possession of a stolen firearm.

LPD is providing an update on the shooting at 3:30 p.m. Thursday.

 

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