- Associated Press - Wednesday, April 27, 2016

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Police say a child has been shot in north Omaha and taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The Omaha World Herald (https://bit.ly/1WqPcIC ) reports Omaha police Lt. Matthew Lippold says a child who is thought to be 1-year-old was shot around 5 p.m. Wednesday and taken to the Nebraska Medical Center.

Police did not provide any additional details, saying it was still early in the investigation.

A person was seen being led by police in handcuffs shortly after 5 p.m.

The shooting happened on 34th Street, next door to the home where 71-year-old Merlin Prinz was killed Monday.

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Information from: Omaha World-Herald, https://www.omaha.com


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