A man with a felony warrant tried to hide from Omaha police in an attic and ended up falling through the ceiling, officers said. Police said they had been looking for the man earlier and determined he was at the apartment complex near 39th and Frederick streets. When officers arrived around 1:45 a.m., the man refused to come out, police said. The SWAT team was called in and they evacuated people from surrounding apartments.

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A man with a felony warrant tried to hide from Omaha police in an attic and ended up falling through the ceiling, officers said. Police said they had been looking for the man earlier and determined he was at the apartment complex near 39th and Frederick streets. When officers arrived around 1:45 a.m., the man refused to come out, police said. The SWAT team was called in and they evacuated people from surrounding apartments.2 month ago
A man with a felony warrant tried to hide from Omaha police in an attic and ended up falling through the ceiling, officers said. Police said they had been looking for the man earlier and determined he was at the apartment complex near 39th and Frederick streets. When officers arrived around 1:45 a.m., the man refused to come out, police said. The SWAT team was called in and they evacuated people from surrounding apartments.
One person was hospitalized and two dogs are dead after a house fire Tuesday afternoon. Crews were called to a house around 3:30 p.m. near 69th and Spencer streets that was completely engulfed in flames, according to the 911 call.2 month ago
One person was hospitalized and two dogs are dead after a house fire Tuesday afternoon. Crews were called to a house around 3:30 p.m. near 69th and Spencer streets that was completely engulfed in flames, according to the 911 call.
Investigators in southeastern Nebraska say a 26-year-old Pawnee City man has died in a crash near Auburn, and another man has been arrested. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that the crash happened Saturday night on U.S. 75 north of Auburn when a car tried to pass a sport utility vehicle, which then turned left into the car.2 month ago
Investigators in southeastern Nebraska say a 26-year-old Pawnee City man has died in a crash near Auburn, and another man has been arrested. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that the crash happened Saturday night on U.S. 75 north of Auburn when a car tried to pass a sport utility vehicle, which then turned left into the car.
A 27-year-old was killed in a crash Monday after allegedly driving the wrong way on Highway 75, according to Omaha police. He has been identified as William Villagran, of Fremont.2 month ago
A 27-year-old was killed in a crash Monday after allegedly driving the wrong way on Highway 75, according to Omaha police. He has been identified as William Villagran, of Fremont.
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Crews are investigating a house fire that happened in Omaha over the weekend. It happened near 40th & Gold on Sunday. Heavy smoke and flames could be seen as firefighters approached the scene.
One person has been killed as a result of an early morning crash along Highway 75 at the L street exit2 month ago
One person has been killed as a result of an early morning crash along Highway 75 at the L street exit
A teenager was transported by medical helicopter to a nearby hospital after a crash Sunday afternoon, Papillion police said. The crash was reported sometime before 3:30 p.m. near 84th and Giles.
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Omaha police are investigating a crash Sunday afternoon after a vehicle struck a pole. The crash was reported near 41st and L streets. An investigation revealed that a 1998 Toyota Camry was traveling westbound on L Street when it struck a pole and crossed over the center line, eventually striking a large landscaping rock, which caused it roll over, according to a news release from the Omaha Police Department.
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A metro motorist spent the night in jail the result of an early morning hit-and-run. It happened around 12:30 am. Police say the driver hit a vehicle near 60th and Hillsdale and left the scene heading south on 60th Street.
Omaha police set up a large perimeter in the search for a hit-and-run driver. The driver crashed into a pole near 30th and Whitmore streets around 2:30 a.m. Friday.2 month ago
Omaha police set up a large perimeter in the search for a hit-and-run driver. The driver crashed into a pole near 30th and Whitmore streets around 2:30 a.m. Friday.
A judge has convicted a Norfolk woman accused of killing her 4-year-old daughter. Judge James Kube rendered his verdict Wednesday in Madison County District Court after the nonjury trial of 23-year-old Carla Montoya. The charge was intentional child abuse resulting in death. Her sentencing is scheduled for March 15.
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Omaha Police have identified the victim of a deadly shooting late Tuesday night as William Bunderson Sr., 79. His son, William Bunderson Jr., 55, is under arrest.
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Police are reported shooting near 65th and Jaynes Streets. Police were called to the scene shortly after 11 p.m. An emergency dispatcher said one person was taken from a house in grave condition
A 24-year-old Lincoln man was arrested after police said he was masturbating inside a Burger King on Sunday night. Police responded to the call around 8:30 p.m. at the Burger King near 17th and South streets.
Omaha police officers found a woman unconscious but breathing after getting shot late Monday night. Officers responded to a reported shooting near 33rd Street and Lafayette Avenue shortly after 11 p.m. They found the female victim there, and paramedics took her to the hospital to be treated for critical injuries.2 month ago
Omaha police officers found a woman unconscious but breathing after getting shot late Monday night. Officers responded to a reported shooting near 33rd Street and Lafayette Avenue shortly after 11 p.m. They found the female victim there, and paramedics took her to the hospital to be treated for critical injuries.
Omaha police identified the man shot inside the inside the Rose and Crown Pub early Monday morning as Frank Rizzuto, 51. Officers said Rizzuto was shot during an altercation at the bar around 1:40 a.m. near 20th Street and Saint Marys Avenue.2 month ago
Omaha police identified the man shot inside the inside the Rose and Crown Pub early Monday morning as Frank Rizzuto, 51. Officers said Rizzuto was shot during an altercation at the bar around 1:40 a.m. near 20th Street and Saint Marys Avenue.
Rose and Crown Pub shooting 20th and St Mary2 month ago
Rose and Crown Pub shooting 20th and St Mary
A Nebraska man, dubbed a “hero” by locals, has been arrested and charged with the homicide of 30 pedophiles, after police caught him making an attempt to kill a infamous baby rapist behind an Omaha McDonald’s restaurant.2 month ago
A Nebraska man, dubbed a “hero” by locals, has been arrested and charged with the homicide of 30 pedophiles, after police caught him making an attempt to kill a infamous baby rapist behind an Omaha McDonald’s restaurant.
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Fire crews responded to a blaze near 132nd and Q Streets. The call came in around 3 p.m. Saturday. The fire was declared under control by 4 p.m. Witnesses said black smoke was coming from the roof of the building, and people were running out of the structure without coats and shoes.
Officials with the Nebraska City Police Department as well as the The Center for Search and Investigations of Missing Children is searching for a missing girl. Audrey Hafner, 16, was last seen Friday in Nebraska City. She's considered missing and endangered.
A driver ran after rear-ending a car but police tracked him down at a nearby bar, officials said. The 27-year-old was behind the wheel of a pick-up truck heading east near 144th Street and Eagle Run Driver. Police said he crashed into the back of a sedan around 10 p.m. and ran from the scene.2 month ago
A driver ran after rear-ending a car but police tracked him down at a nearby bar, officials said. The 27-year-old was behind the wheel of a pick-up truck heading east near 144th Street and Eagle Run Driver. Police said he crashed into the back of a sedan around 10 p.m. and ran from the scene.
Omaha Police say they have located Gale Redmond, a vulnerable adult who had gone missing. Authorities put out word that they were looking for help in locating him2 month ago
Omaha Police say they have located Gale Redmond, a vulnerable adult who had gone missing. Authorities put out word that they were looking for help in locating him
A man was seriously hurt Wednesday night after crashing his pickup truck into a line of trees. The crash happened shortly before midnight near 114th Street and Fairview Road.
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.2 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.
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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 Omaha3 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.3 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.3 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.
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