Overnight Omaha shooting sends 1 to hospital

Police are investigating a shooting that injured 1
Published: Feb. 19, 2023 at 12:16 PM CST
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OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Police say one person was injured in an overnight shooting in north Omaha.

According to the Omaha Police Department, officers responded to a ShotSpotter activation near 27th and Laurel Avenue at 12:21 a.m. Sunday.

When officers arrived they found a 19-year-old man with a gunshot wound. The victim was sent to Nebraska Medical Center.

Police say the officers were told there was a large gathering at a nearby residence and possibly a disturbance happened before the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Omaha Crime Stoppers.