Shots fired during attempted robbery at La Vista fireworks stand

Police are looking for a robbery suspect
Published: Jul. 1, 2022 at 8:24 AM CDT
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LA VISTA, Neb. (WOWT) - Police Chief Bob Lausten reported Friday morning that an overnight security guard was shot and wounded in the leg during an attempted robbery at a firework stand.

The incident was reported at 5:15 a.m. Friday at 84th and Brentwood.

The security guard exchanged gunfire with a gunman, who was last seen running west on Brentwood towards 87th Street.

Chief Lausten reported the 22-year-old security guard was taken to a hospital and was in stable condition.

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