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Omaha police probe pair of weekend shootings

Posted at 10:04 AM, Jul 25, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-25 11:54:00-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) - The Omaha Police Department is investigating a pair of weekend shootings.

Officers said 22-year-old Makayla Grant was walking in the area of 16th and Binney around 9 p.m. Saturday when she was shot by an unknown suspect.

Grant was brought to Bergen Mercy with non-life-threatening injuries.

In another incident, officers said 42-year-old Janohn Liggins was walking in the area of NW Radial Highway and North 56th around 5 a.m. Sunday when an unknown suspect shot him.

Liggins was brought to Nebraska Med with non-life-threatening injuries.

Both investigations are ongoing. Anyone with information is urged to contact Omaha Crime Stoppers at (402) 444-STOP, at, or on the P3 Tips mobile app.

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