A suspect is behind bars, accused of assaulting and robbing his uncle, robbing another man, drunken driving and leaving the scene of an accident in a stolen vehicle.
Police say 30-year-old Allen Jennings and his 51-year-old uncle Wynn Jennings got into a fight at Wynn's Omaha apartment near 25th and Douglas Friday afternoon. When the fight spilled into the hallway, a passerby tried to break it up and was assaulted by Allen, who stole the man's wallet. Allen then left the scene, stealing his uncle's vehicle.
Police called to investigate a hit-and-run property damage accident at 40th and Vinton more than two hours later, spotted the vehicle involved parked near 41st and Grover with Allen inside. When he saw police he ran, but was apprehended after a brief chase.
Allen Jennings was booked for robbery, theft by unlawful taking, fourth offense DUI, refusing to take a DUI test, driving under suspension and leaving the scene of an accident.