A 29 year old Omaha man is in critical condition after a gunfight Sunday near 37th and Ames Avenue. He is identified as Marquez Daye. Police say a minor car accident caused that shooting and shots were fired for several blocks.
On Saturday, just a short distance from where Daye was shot, 17 year old Devina Johnson was killed by gunfire. That shooting happened at 36th and Ames Avenue. Witnesses say she was sitting inside a vehicle in front of a house waiting for a friend when the shots were fired. Family says the high school student leaves behind a two-year old daughter. No further information has been released regarding Johnson’s death.
Police are not saying if they believe the two shootings are connected.