Bellevue Police arrest man for 2nd-degree murder in connection to shooting

Published: Jan. 23, 2022 at 12:43 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 23, 2022 at 5:46 PM CST
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BELLEVUE, Neb. (WOWT) - The Bellevue Police Department arrested a man in connection to a fatal shooting of a woman Saturday.

Officers have identified the woman on Sunday as 40-year-old Deyvonndra L. Jones.

Lovell Jones Jr., 43, was arrested for second-degree murder, use of a weapon to commit a felony, and first-degree domestic assault.

The woman was taken to UNMC where she later succumbed to her injuries of multiple gunshot wounds according to the release. The Bellevue Police and fire departments found the woman when responding to a shooting near W 21st Ave and Jefferson Street.

Officials say Jones is lodged at the Sarpy County Jail and there’s an active investigation.

Authorities advise people to call the Bellevue Police Department at 402-293-3100 or Sarpy County Crimestoppers at 402-592-STOP (7867) to give information.

Correction: A source was misquoted in an earlier version of this story. 6 News regrets the error

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