While the pair were awaiting extradition, one of them “body-slammed” a guard and stole his keys, then unlocked the other's cell, and both attempted to escape. The guard's hip was broken in the incident, the prosecutor said.
Acting Police Chief Brian Jackson said the Lancaster County Attorney's Office will reassess the charges against Janet Kotopka's husband, John Kotopka.
Officers responded to a call from a 42-year-old man who said he was awakened by a gunshot in their house near 18th and Dakota streets, where he found his mother, Janet Kotopka, in the living room with a gunshot wound, police say.
Trenton R. Esch shot Crystal Esch, 62, on July 11, 2020, at a home on Round Valley Road, just north of Broken Bow
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — One person was killed and 12 others injured in reported drive-by shootings over a 90-minute span Thursday in three cities west of Phoenix, authorities said.
When officers arrived at an apartment to investigate a domestic disturbance, they found a man in a tactical vest who was armed with a rifle.
Officers responded to a report of a fight involving dozens of people near 60th and Adams streets Saturday, where they found a man who had suffered injuries to his face via a gunshot wound, police say.
Omaha has now recorded 16 homicides in 2021, including five this month.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A man has died from his injuries following a mass shooting on a crowded downtown Austin street that left more than a dozen people injured, police said Sunday.
Two were killed and at least 30 hurt in overnight mass shootings in three states, stoking concerns a gun violence spike could continue into the summer.
Shooters fired 33 rounds outside a house, police said. At least one bullet struck Desmond Harrison in the head, killing him. Desmond was at Westroads Mall on April 17 with Makhi Woolridge-Jones, accused of fatally shooting Trequez Swift.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — When Oregon’s most populous city had a rampant gang problem 30 years ago, Portland detectives were stunned if they found more than a few dozen bullet casings after a shooting. Now, police are recording multiple shootings a week with 50 to 70 shots fired, and in one case more than 150, as gang attacks and retaliatory shootings again spiral into a vicious cycle.
“I think we’re seeing in Omaha what the entire United States is seeing, an uptick in violent crime,” Lt. Shane Myers said.
When officers arrived, Malik Williams was outside in the street waving them over. Lonnie Williams was lying on the front porch with two gunshot wounds.
Scottsbluff Police and other law enforcement agencies responded about noon to a report of an armed man in the 2300 block of W. Overland. After…
Scottsbluff Police Chief Kevin Spencer & Nebraska State Patrol Capt. Kurt Von Minden answer questions about an officer-involved shooting Monday. The NSP will investigate.
A 47-year-old Scottsbluff man has been killed in an officer-involved shooting after a standoff in Scottsbluff. The Nebraska State Patrol is in…
Omaha police were notified of a ShotSpotter activation that was upgraded to a shooting near 29th Circle and Pinkney Street in north Omaha.
Both are anticipated to boost recruitment and retention of an untapped pool of students inside and outside MPCC’s 18-county service area.
A large police presence was seen in Wilmington in the US state of Delaware on Wednesday night after three officers were shot when they respond…
A manhunt is continuing into Memorial Day for three masked suspects who opened fire early Sunday morning outside a Miami banquet hall.
A manhunt continued into Memorial Day for three masked suspects who opened fire early Sunday morning outside a Miami banquet hall, killing two men and wounding 21 others, in a shooting authorities said had spread terror and grief through their communities.