Marquese Johnson died at Creighton University Medical Center of injuries suffered in the shooting at 40th and Bedford around 2:30 a.m. He was standing outside with several others gathered for a party when a car drove by and someone inside opened fire. Johnson was shot multiple times.
Two people taken into custody at the scene were not considered suspects. Anyone with information about the homicide is asked to call police at 402-444-5867.
The shooting occurred one block south of where a 9-year-old boy was grazed by a bullet in a drive-by shooting Wednesday night.