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17-year-old boy fatally shot in Bellevue, police say

17-year-old boy fatally shot in Bellevue, police say


A teenager died Monday in a shooting that Bellevue police say was a homicide.

Bellevue police were called to a home in the 1000 block of West 31st Avenue at 12:19 p.m. on a report of CPR in progress, according to a statement posted on Twitter.

They found a 17-year-old male with a gunshot wound. He was declared dead at the scene.

Police asked that four schools in the neighborhood be put on a lockout. The lockout was lifted at 2:10 p.m.

Anyone with information is asked to call Sarpy County Crime Stoppers at 402-592-7867 or the Bellevue Police Department at 402-293-3100.

Police did not provide an identity for the victim nor information about any suspects.

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Nancy Gaarder helps cover public safety and weather events as an editor on The World-Herald's breaking news desk. Follow her on Twitter @gaarder. Email:

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