Homicide Investigation

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Omaha Police have identified a man shot to death early Thursday morning as 21-year-old Russell McKnight. His body was found outside the Wintergreen Apartments near 51st and Mary Plaza around 1:30 a.m.

Authorities had a report of shots being fired at that location and they found McKnight near the apartment building.

Paramedics pronounced the victim dead at the scene.

Police are still trying to identify a suspect in the case.

Anyone with information about the murder is asked to call 444-5656.


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