Omaha Police identify man in overnight homicide

An investigation is ongoing.
Published: Oct. 16, 2022 at 10:57 AM CDT|Updated: Oct. 17, 2022 at 7:55 PM CDT
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OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - A man was found dead in a parking lot overnight.

The man has been identified as Jose Roberto Umana-Cruz, 21.

The Omaha Police Department says officers responded to the area of 84th Street and Papillion Parkway at 3:03 a.m. Sunday. There they found a male down in a parking lot.

Investigators say the death was suspicious and an investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact either the OPD Homicide Unit at (402) 444-5656 or Omaha Crime Stoppers. Tips can also be submitted on the P3 Tips app.

Tips that lead to the arrest of a homicide suspect could be eligible for a reward up to $25,000.