Omaha Police say a man told them he was just standing by the side of the road when a car drove by and someone inside opened fire.
It happened near 45th & Ellison Avenue at roughly 5:45 p.m.
Police say 18-year-old Bobby Jones was transported, in critical condition, with a gun wound to his upper body. Early radio reports indicated the victim was shot in the arm.
Police say they are interviewing witnesses, trying to put together a suspect vehicle description. So far, no arrests have been made.