"Person Of Interest" In Unsolved Murder Faces Unrelated Charge

Twenty-two-year-old Sydni Powe has been arrested for Unauthorized Use of a Financial Transaction Device. She had surfaced as a person of interest in the investigation of a homicide case.

Omaha police say Powe was using a credit card that had belonged to 24-year-old Janee Hadan an hour after Haden was killed in December.

Powe turned up at OPD headquarters on Friday morning. The charge was announced early Friday evening.


Janee Hadan

Ms. Hadan was one of three people shot in the parking lot of the Passion Lounge at South 108th and Q streets just before 2 a.m. on December 15th. Thirty-year-old Gary Lockett and 23-year-old Brandon Patterson were wounded.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police at 402-444-5656. Click here and here to watch surveillance video of the suspect.