July 31, 2014

Stabbing suspect in standoff with Omaha police

standoff1A man remains barricaded in a house near 40th and Himebaugh in Omaha.

This man is suspected of stabbing a woman several times around 5:30 this morning.

She was taken to a hospital with serious wounds. Police say she and four children were able to run to a neighbor’s house and called for help.

Swat teams are inside and outside the house and a negotiator is trying to resolve the situation peacefully.