One Killed, Three Wounded In Shooting


One man is dead and three others wounded, including a teenage girl in a shooting at an Omaha social hall late Friday night.

Shots rang out in a crowd that had gathered for a party at the Lothrop Social Hall at 24th and Lothrop around 11:45 p.m. Police said someone drove by and fired several shots. Shots were also fired inside the hall.

Inside the club, officers found 21-year-old Jacquez Lewis and 14-year-old Aleeah Whitcomb wounded. They were taken to the Nebraska Medical Center in critical condition. Lewis later died from his injuries.

Two other victims, 20-year-old Tahfahn Dennis and 22-year-old Omar Williams, were taken to Creighton University Medical Center by private vehicle. They are expected to survive.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police at 402-444-7867.

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