One brother killed, twin injured in Spencer Street shooting

Kevin McIntyre


Two Omaha brothers shot outside a party Sunday — including one fatally — are 28-year-old twins.

Police said Kevin F. McIntyre died shortly after being taken to the Nebraska Medical Center. His brother, Branden F. McIntyre, went to Creighton University Medical Center with a gunshot wound that police said was not thought to be life-threatening.

A spokeswoman for Creighton said Monday that Branden McIntyre was no longer a patient.

Officer James Shade said the McIntyre brothers were injured about 6:45 p.m. while attending a party near 27th and Spencer Streets. Kevin McIntyre was found on the ground near a porch.

Shade said a lot of people were outside at the time of the shooting, but police had few witnesses step forward, He urged anyone with information to call investigators at 402-444-5656 or Crime Stoppers at 402-444-7867.

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