Lincoln Police arrested a 19-year-old and are searching for another suspect after a firearm was found inside a child’s backpack during a traffic stop, although no child was in the vehicle. Police pulled over a Grand Prix near 33rd Street and Cornhusker Highway at 1:41 a.m. on Sunday morning, and after smelling marijuana, the officer asked both occupants to step out of the vehicle.

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Lincoln Police arrested a 19-year-old and are searching for another suspect after a firearm was found inside a child’s backpack during a traffic stop, although no child was in the vehicle. Police pulled over a Grand Prix near 33rd Street and Cornhusker Highway at 1:41 a.m. on Sunday morning, and after smelling marijuana, the officer asked both occupants to step out of the vehicle.
An Omaha gang member will spend the rest of his life in prison, sentenced in the April 2016 killing of Barbara Williams. Williams was on the front porch of her home near 48th and Boyd streets when Goynes opened a barrage of gunfire on rival gang member. The 55-year-old was caught in the crossfire, and struck by a bullet.6 month ago
An Omaha gang member will spend the rest of his life in prison, sentenced in the April 2016 killing of Barbara Williams. Williams was on the front porch of her home near 48th and Boyd streets when Goynes opened a barrage of gunfire on rival gang member. The 55-year-old was caught in the crossfire, and struck by a bullet.
6 month ago
Omaha Public Schools and most Nebraska metro schools canceled classes Monday with the threat of snow moving in. In Omaha, all school-related activities are canceled, and there will be no Omaha Schools Foundation Kids Club.
A report of packages falling from a trailer on Interstate 80 led Nebraska State Patrol troopers to discover more than 120 pounds of marijuana
Womens March 2018 in Omaha7 month ago
Womens March 2018 in Omaha
Omaha police say a second man has been arrested in connection with an army staff sergeant's death over the holidays. Police arrested Jason Devers, 35, was arrested Thursday. He was booked into Douglas County Corrections on a 1st Degree Murder charge.7 month ago
Omaha police say a second man has been arrested in connection with an army staff sergeant's death over the holidays. Police arrested Jason Devers, 35, was arrested Thursday. He was booked into Douglas County Corrections on a 1st Degree Murder charge.
Authorities say a woman who worked for the Child Saving Institute in Omaha has been accused of having sex with a teenage boy who was staying at the institute's shelter.7 month ago
Authorities say a woman who worked for the Child Saving Institute in Omaha has been accused of having sex with a teenage boy who was staying at the institute's shelter.
Omaha police responded to a report of a barricaded party Thursday night. The incident was reported around 6:35 p.m. near 17th and Clark streets.7 month ago
Omaha police responded to a report of a barricaded party Thursday night. The incident was reported around 6:35 p.m. near 17th and Clark streets.
7 month ago
A car crash caused one vehicle to catch fire Wednesday night, Douglas County officials said. The crash was reported around 6 p.m. near 52nd and Dodge. Two ambulances responded to the scene.
An Omaha Walgreens was robbed early Wednesday morning. Police used flashlights to scour the scene around the store near 30th and Dodge around 1:45 a.m.7 month ago
An Omaha Walgreens was robbed early Wednesday morning. Police used flashlights to scour the scene around the store near 30th and Dodge around 1:45 a.m.
7 month ago
Omaha Police have issued an accident alert, they will only be responding to personal injury accidents
7 month ago
A man showed a gun and demanded money from employees at an Omaha Valentino's Pizza store Sunday afternoon. Employees told police the man walked into the store near 50th and Leavenworth streets around 3:30 p.m. He left after getting cash, police said.
27 year-old Larry Goynes was arrested Friday. He is suspected of murdering 27 year-old Kyle LeFlore, a sergeant in the U.S. Army. LeFlore's family tells 6 News they received tips from the public to help investigators.7 month ago
27 year-old Larry Goynes was arrested Friday. He is suspected of murdering 27 year-old Kyle LeFlore, a sergeant in the U.S. Army. LeFlore's family tells 6 News they received tips from the public to help investigators.
7 month ago
@OmahaPolice announce arrest in Jan. 6 homicide at Reign Lounge. Larry Goynes, 27, booked for first degree murder in connection with Army Sgt. Kyle Leflore's killing. He was home celebrating the holidays.
7 month ago
A Lincoln man with a history of drunk driving has been ordered to prison for an infraction linked a riding mower and beer
Authorities say a Norfolk man has died in a collision between his pickup truck and a semitrailer in northeast Nebraska
Police are trying to unravel just what happened near 83rd and Templeton late Tuesday night when a disturbance reportedly broke out and, authorities are told, a woman was forced into a van by two men.7 month ago
Police are trying to unravel just what happened near 83rd and Templeton late Tuesday night when a disturbance reportedly broke out and, authorities are told, a woman was forced into a van by two men.
7 month ago
A missing man, suffering from dementia, has been located. Omaha Police say they have found Clifford Priebe. He had been missing for nearly 24 hours, last seen near 28th and Leavenworth.
Two Omaha police officers were injured after an Omaha police cruiser was involved in a crash Tuesday night. The crash was reported around 10 p.m. near 33rd and Hamilton streets.7 month ago
Two Omaha police officers were injured after an Omaha police cruiser was involved in a crash Tuesday night. The crash was reported around 10 p.m. near 33rd and Hamilton streets.
A March 1 sentencing has been scheduled for a 23-year-old man who took a plea deal in the fatal shooting of an Omaha resident.7 month ago
A March 1 sentencing has been scheduled for a 23-year-old man who took a plea deal in the fatal shooting of an Omaha resident.
7 month ago
A police investigation shut down northbound Highway 75 early Monday morning. Omaha Police say the North Freeway was closed between Hamilton and Lake Streets after a man went to the CHI Health Medical Center on 24th & Cuming as a walk-in shooting victim. Authorities say the victim, 27 year old Marvell Minor, was transported to Bergan Mercy in critical condition
7 month ago
Omaha police closed northbound Highway 75 at the Hamilton Street exit early Monday morning for a shooting investigation. Authorities expect Highway 75 to remain closed for the morning commute.
7 month ago
Omaha: Police investigating walk-in shooting to CHI at 24 and Cuming
Police were called to two shootings early Saturday morning. The first was a shots-fired call around 1:30 a.m. near the intersection of 69th and Spencer streets, an officer said. Officers responded to the area and then were called to Immanuel Hospital for a walk-in shooting victim.7 month ago
Police were called to two shootings early Saturday morning. The first was a shots-fired call around 1:30 a.m. near the intersection of 69th and Spencer streets, an officer said. Officers responded to the area and then were called to Immanuel Hospital for a walk-in shooting victim.
7 month ago
A 19-year-old who fatally shot a 20-year-old man during a Russian roulette-style party game was sentenced Friday to six to 12 years in prison for manslaughter. Prosecutors said the shooting occurred early on April 2 of last year after a group of people gathered at a party in a home near 27th Street and Camden Avenue.
Police have identified a homicide victim after a shooting near 30th and Fillmore streets. Medics found him just before 2 Saturday morning and took him to an area hospital with CPR in progress. Police said the victim, Kyle Leflure, 27, died at Nebraska Medicine from his injuries.7 month ago
Police have identified a homicide victim after a shooting near 30th and Fillmore streets. Medics found him just before 2 Saturday morning and took him to an area hospital with CPR in progress. Police said the victim, Kyle Leflure, 27, died at Nebraska Medicine from his injuries.
Two dead, two others hurt in three-vehicle crash on JFK SB near Chandler
FBI affidavit on alleged Amtrak attacker reads like classic online radicalization: pics of white supremacist banner drops on highways, found a neo-Nazi group online, then a trip to Charlottesville
FBI says armed white supremacist tried to attack Amtrak train, was interested in "killing black people"
Lincoln police arrested a man sought on an active assault warrant Saturday evening. An officer entered a Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers restaurant near 14th and Q streets around 7 p.m. and recognized Nicholas Hogan, 28, ordering food.
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