Omaha Police are responding to youngsters attacked at Taco Bell, different incidents

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – Omaha police responded to multiple incidents Friday night through Saturday morning, including a teenager who was assaulted while working at Taco Bell.

Police reported reacting to a 7:53 p.m. cut at Taco Bell near Fort and N 90 Streets.

Witnesses told investigators that a 17-year-old employee cut in front of the restaurant and then stumbled inside. The victim had multiple cuts and was rushed to the Nebraska Medical Center. Her injuries were not found to be life threatening.

Officers later responded to another incision at Immanuel Hospital at 12:33 a.m. Officers met with the victim, a 48-year-old man who had suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was unable to provide information on suspects.

At 3:04 a.m., police responded to a walk-in shooting victim at the Nebraska Medical Center. The 24-year-old man was found to have sustained a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. He had arrived at the hospital in an ambulance because he believed it was a fireworks injury. He told the officers he did not know how he was shot.

At 9:59 a.m., police responded to the Family Dollar near 36th and Q Streets about a reported robbery.

One employee told investigators that a suspect entered the store, stated that he had a gun and was demanding money. After receiving cash, the suspect fled the store west and was described as a black man wearing a blue hoodie, stocking cap, jeans, and mask.

The investigation into each incident is ongoing. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Omaha Crime Stoppers at (402) 444-STOP at www.omahacrimestoppers.org.

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