LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) – Officers with the Lincoln Law enforcement Department not too long ago arrested a man they believe that was firing a gun outside his condominium and a nearby liquor retail store.
About 9 p.m. on Saturday police were being dispatched to an location of Q Avenue the place a number of individuals described listening to gunshots.
Responding officers spoke with witnesses who claimed they saw a male with a group of persons firing a gun into the air outside the house Mum’s Liquor Shop on O Street.
LPD claimed other persons listened to gunshots coming from an apartment off of Q Street. According to officers, they went to the condominium and designed get in touch with with 27-calendar year-old Traves Nevels, alongside with three other adult males.
Officers explained Nevels had a handgun magazine with one particular round of 9mm ammunition in it. LPD officers located 9mm shell casings less than the balcony and identified a handgun holster in the dwelling place.
LPD mentioned responding officers applied for a lookup warrant that was served immediately after midnight.
Officers observed a 9mm handgun underneath the dresser in a bedroom, 9mm bullets in the gun matched the shell casings in the street outside the house Mum’s Liquor Retailer and matched the shell casings less than the balcony.
LPD stated officers reviewed surveillance video from the liquor retail outlet that showed Nevels inside the store with a gun on his hip. According to law enforcement, witnesses also identified him as the one firing the gun exterior the liquor retail store.
Nevels was arrested for discharging a firearm in the town and illegal possession of a firearm in the metropolis.
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