Victim identified in Lincoln’s latest homicide investigation

Alonzo Jones, 28, was pronounced dead from a gunshot wound at his apartment near 48th and O Streets early Sunday morning.
Homicide Investigation
Homicide Investigation

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Lincoln police have identified the man killed in Sunday morning’s homicide.

Alonzo Jones, 28, was pronounced dead from a gunshot wound at his apartment near 48th and O Streets early Sunday morning.

Lendell Harris

Lendell Harris, 23, has been arrested for second-degree murder.

LPD says 23-year-old Lendell Harris turned himself in for allegedly pulling the trigger. He was arrested for second-degree murder and use of a weapon to commit a felony.

Lincoln police say Harris and Jones had a confrontation that led up to the shooting. Harris produced a gun during that fight and fired it. Harris’ attorney says he’s claiming he shot the gun in self defense.

Harris currently booked at Lancaster County Jail.

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