Crime

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7:44 am
Thu May 7, 2015

Vehicle found, but 5-year-old Omaha boy still missing

An AMBER Alert has been issued for 5-year-old Jose Ramirez-Marinero, who is missing.
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A vehicle police were searching for in connection with the disappearance of 5-year-old Josue Ramirez-Marinero has been found, but the boy is still missing.

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Crime
7:25 am
Thu May 7, 2015

Iowa man accused of attempted murder in custody after escape

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A 39-year-old man accused of attempted murder has been taken into custody after escaping from an Omaha hospital where he was being treated for stab wounds.

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Crime
3:28 pm
Wed May 6, 2015

UNO student arrested after allegedly pulling knives on students in library

Police say Leo Labogen was in possession of three knives when he was arrested Wednesday after an incident in UNO's Criss Library.
Credit OPD

A UNO student is in custody after allegedly pulling two knives on students in Criss Library.

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Crime
8:17 am
Wed May 6, 2015

2 men found slain in northeast Omaha, police say

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say two men whose bodies were found at a northeast Omaha residence were victims of homicide.

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Crime
8:02 am
Thu April 30, 2015

Case dismissed in drive-by shooting of birthday girl

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has dismissed a case filed against a 20-year-old man accused in a drive-by shooting of a 6-year-old girl celebrating her birthday in Omaha.

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Crime
8:11 am
Wed April 29, 2015

Judge: Teen must stand trial in shooting of Omaha student

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha teen has been ordered to stand trial in the shooting of a classmate, leaving him paralyzed from the shoulders down.

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Crime
9:53 am
Tue April 28, 2015

Judge rules Omaha man must remain at psychiatric hospital

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska judge has ruled that a man committed to a state psychiatric hospital after a shooting spree at an Omaha club in 1977 must remain there for at least another year.

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Crime
7:47 am
Mon April 27, 2015

2 Bellevue officers suffer minor injuries in fracas

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Two Bellevue police officers sent to keep the peace have been treated for minor injuries after a fracas erupted over the towing of a vehicle.

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Crime
7:49 am
Thu April 23, 2015

Man gets 35-40 years in prison for fatal Omaha accident

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 31-year-old man has been given 35 to 40 years in prison for running into and killing a Creighton University professor while driving drunk in Omaha.

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Crime
6:18 am
Sat April 18, 2015

Unruly man sentenced in case of jet diverted to Nebraska

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A man removed from a California-bound Southwest Airlines flight diverted to Omaha has been sentenced.

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