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Police looking for suspects in Wednesday night shooting of teenager

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Posted at 8:01 AM, Apr 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-16 09:02:15-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KTMV) — Omaha police are looking for two suspects believed to have been involved in a shooting Wednesday night.

Shortly after 7 pm, officers responded to the 18000 block of Spencer St. for a ShotSpotter activation. While en route the call was upgraded to a shooting with the victim being located at 1816 Spencer Street.

The 15-year-old victim was transported to the University of Nebraska Medical center with non-life-threatening injuries. The victim said he saw two suspects run northbound from the area after the shooting.

Suspect 1: Black male, teens, thin, black hooded sweatshirt, dark pants
Suspect 2: Black male, teens, black hooded sweatshirt, red pants

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is urged to contact Omaha Crime Stoppers at (402) 444-STOP, at www.omahacrimestoppers.org [police.cityofomaha.org] or on the P3 Tips mobile app.