Two men hospitalized in late-night shooting, Lincoln Police searching for shooter

Two men were transported to an area hospital with gunshot wounds last night, according to the Lincoln Police Department.
Published: Sep. 20, 2022 at 11:02 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 21, 2022 at 9:43 AM CDT
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Two men were transported to an area hospital with gunshot wounds late Tuesday night, according to the Lincoln Police Department.

Officers were dispatched to the area of 22nd and Dudley around 9:45 p.m. Tuesday for a reported shooting.

In a press release, LPD said an officer was flagged down by an 18-year-old man who said he had been shot. While tending to the victim, police said a 19-year-old man ran out of a nearby house with a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. The 18-year-old is in stable condition at a hospital.

A search warrant was obtained for a house in the area and was searched by the Lincoln Police Department SWAT Team, police said.

A 10/11 reporter at the scene witnessed officers using a loudspeaker to tell people inside to come out with their hands up.

No new details were released during Wednesday morning’s police briefing. Stay with 1011now.com for updates on this developing story.

LPD presence in central neighborhood
LPD presence in central neighborhood(Ryan Swanigan)