Victim recovering after shooting at 61st Street and Ames Avenue

Posted at 2:53 PM, Dec 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-31 16:05:39-05

One victim was shot and another nearly hit by gunfire during a shooting early Saturday morning at the 4400 block of North 52nd Street. 

The two victims told police they were walking near 61st Street and Ames Avenue when the driver of a red sedan, stopped and began shooting at them, before fleeing. 

One of the victims was hit by gunfire and has a minor injury. 

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information should contact Omaha Crime Stoppers at 402 444-STOP.