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UPDATE: 14-year-old charged in Monday night homicide to be charged in Douglas County juvenile court Wednesday

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Posted at 10:34 AM, Sep 06, 2022

UPDATE: 12:22 p.m. 9/7/2022

The 14-year-old suspect in a Monday night fatal shooting is expected to be charged in the Separate Juvenile Court, Douglas County on Wednesday afternoon. The charges being brought against him are manslaughter and use of a weapon to commit a felony. Judge Mary Stevens is presiding.

PREVIOUS: 1:23 p.m. 9/5/2022

The Omaha Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that happened Monday evening near 72nd Street and Country Club Road. The suspect is 14 years old and was booked at the Douglas County Youth Center on suspicion of manslaughter and use of a gun to commit a felony, say police in a news release.

Officers responded to a call at 7:27 p.m. and located a male victim, 28-year-old Mr Parker. He was transported to Nebraska Medicine where he was pronounced dead, according to OPD.

Police say the teen suspect was located near 78th and Weber Streets.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is urged to contact the OPD Homicide Unit at (402) 444-5656 or contact Omaha Crime Stoppers anonymously at (402) 444-STOP, at www.omahacrimestoppers.org or on the P3 Tips mobile app.

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