This week's local crime and court updates from Omaha World-Herald.
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Julian V. Lopez, 23, was charged with second-degree murder and firearm use in connection with the July 16 death of his dad, 40-year-old Jose Luis Valenzuela.
Michelle Bluford, 55, is alleged to have initiated and nurtured a relationship with a former student over a period of three years, eventually leading to inappropriate sexual contact.
According to emergency dispatchers, at least two people were seriously injured, including a pregnant woman who had been kicked in the stomach and choked.
A 36-year-old Bellevue man was taken to a hospital with injuries that were not considered life-threatening and arrested on suspicion of multiple charges.
Officers went to an apartment near Interstate 680 and West Maple Road early Friday to investigate a report of a shooting. They found that a man had been killed.
A Nebraska railcar-cleaning company and its two owners have pleaded guilty to federal charges in connection with a 2015 railcar explosion that killed two people.
James Fairbanks decided that Mattieo Condoluci didn’t deserve to live because Condoluci was a convicted child molester. Fairbanks was sentenced to prison Wednesday.
A judge agreed to delay sentencing for the man convicted of killing Mollie Tibbetts after defense lawyers said they needed time to investigate new information pointing to other potential suspects.
Someone stole a 3-foot-high bronze statue from Omaha's Calvary Cemetery, and the Archdiocese of Omaha wants the public to help get it back.