April 19, 2015

Homeowner chases suspects but ends up in custody

Omaha police are investigating a home invasion around 11:30 Monday night in the mid-town area. A resident told police two men were found inside his apartment. The two assaulted the homeowner and then grabbed a change jar and ran. The homeowner then grabbed a shotgun and went after the two. Both opened fire in a running gun battle. No one hit.

The homeowner was taken into custody for questioning after police found his shotgun hidden outside. The search for the two intruders continues.