Capitol District murder suspect released from hospital booked into jail

 Marlon Miranda Jr. (Courtesy Douglas County Corrections)
Marlon Miranda Jr. (Courtesy Douglas County Corrections) (WOWT)
Published: Jun. 22, 2020 at 3:01 PM CDT
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A homicide suspect

June 13 has been released from the hospital and booked into jail for first-degree murder on Monday, according to the Omaha Police Department.

Marlon Miranda Jr., 27, was also booked into Douglas County Corrections for use of a weapon to commit a felony and domestic violence assault.

The deceased has been identified as Jose Santos Parra Juarez, 27.

Omaha Police responded to the area of 10th and Capitol Avenue at 1:55 a.m. June 13 for a reported shooting.

The caller was an off-duty officer who told police the shooting occurred near 12th and Davenport Streets.

"The suspect shot the victim and the off-duty Bellevue police officer discharged his firearm, striking the suspect. Both Juarez and the suspect were taken to the Nebraska Medical Center for treatment of their injuries.