OPD investigating shooting of teenager Thursday night

Posted at 10:24 PM, Mar 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-02 23:29:30-05

Officers responded to Creighton Hospital after an 18-year-old victim walked in with a gunshot wound Thursday night. 

The victim, Avari Mahadeo told officers that he was leaving a friends house near 27th Ave and Fort Street when an unknown person in a black SUV shot him.

Officers arrived to the hospital after 7:20 p.m..

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Omaha Crime Stoppers at 444-STOP.