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Police investigate deadly cutting, book suspect

Posted at 12:12 PM, Dec 27, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-27 13:12:40-05

Omaha Police have booked Courtney Moore for first degree murder and use of a weapon to commit a felony, related to a deadly cutting which happened early Sunday morning.

Moore, 28, is suspected of killing Johnny K. Moore, 34, who was pronounced dead at the scene inside a home near 26th and Decatur streets, according to investigators.

Officers responded to a radio call at 3:28 a.m. Dec. 27 to investigate a cutting, according to a police report.

Later, officers took the suspect into custody and questioned him.

If you have any information regarding this incident, investigators are asking witnesses to contact the Homicide Unit at (402) 444-5656. If you would like to remain anonymous, contact Omaha Crime Stoppers at (402) 444-STOP.