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One person hurt in shooting at 60th, Ames

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Posted at 8:59 PM, Sep 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-26 21:59:58-04

Omaha Police officials say that one person is recovering after being shot in the area of 60th and Ames Avenue Monday night.

According to OPD, they responded to 45th and Larimore at 7:34 p.m. and spoke with victim, 19-year-old Victor Collier (who said that he was shot by an unknown occupant of a passing vehicle near 60th and Ames.

Collier told police that he got a ride to a residence near 45th and Larimore.

According to OPD, medics responded and treated Collier at that location. Collier initially declined transportation to a hospital, but eventually agreed to let a family member drive him to the Nebraska Medical Center.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is urged to contact Omaha Crime Stoppers at 444-STOP or at omahacrimestoppers.org.