UPDATED: Two Men Shot, 1 Still In Critical Condition

By: Nadia Singh Email
By: Nadia Singh Email

Two men were brought to Creighton Medical Center Thursday morning in criticial condition from what Omaha Police officials say were gun shot wounds.

Police say the victims, 19-year-old Paul L. Richards and 29-year-old Frederick Mease were shot in the area of 42nd and Erskine Street.

One of the victims was brought to the hospital via a private vehicle, the other was transported by ambulance. Both victims were admitted into surgery.

Neighbors report hearing about a dozen shots.

Several hit a green car at the scene and a window was shot out.

Mease is in critical condition, Richards is stable.

Police do not have any suspects and anyone with information on this shooting is urged to call 444-7867.


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