A 39-year-old man has been identified by police as the person who died in a shooting Sunday night in North Omaha.
Anthony L. Bonner Sr., who had several gunshot wounds, was pronounced dead at the scene near 24th and Pinkney Streets, police said. Officers found Bonner in a vehicle outside 2424 Pinkney St. just after 10 p.m.
Police said they went to the area to investigate after receiving a ShotSpotter report of multiple shots fired. No arrests have been announced.
This is Omaha’s 10th homicide of the year, doubling the number of criminal killings from this time last year. Omaha did not record its 10th homicide of 2019 until June 23 and finished the year with just 22 killings overall.
Anyone with information about this incident should contact Crime Stoppers at 402-444-STOP or at omahacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward of $25,000 for information that leads to a homicide arrest.
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