Update: Shooting Victim Dies of Injuries

By: WOWT Email
By: WOWT Email

The victim of a shooting early Monday morning has died of his injuries. Police have identified him as 33-year-old Jhonte Peters.

The shooting was reported at 12:35 a.m. Police were called to the area of 16th and Willis to investigate a report of gunfire.

Officers found the victim at 18th and Willis. He had been shot.

Peters was taken to the Nebraska Medical Center for treatment but he later died of his injuries.

Witnesses told police they saw a vehicle leave the scene, but there were conflicting reports about what kind of vehicle.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Omaha police. Here's the number: (402) 444-5652.


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