BREAKING: Officer involved shooting at Pottawattamie CountyJail

Posted at 11:23 AM, May 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-01 14:18:08-04



UPDATE 12:17 CST. There was an apparent incident at the Pottawattamie County Jail. Two deputies may have been injured and transported to the Nebraska Medical Center.  The deputies were reportedly injured before the man who was an inmate at the jail escaped.  There is a heavy police presence at Pottawattamie County Jail  Damage is visible to what looks like a garage.

The inmate made his escape allegedly car jacking a black Nissan Sentra.  The car apparently lost control at 30th and Cuming st.  According to our content partners at the Omaha World-Herald, 1 man is reportedly in custody after a car chase.  This is a developing story.