Lincoln Police Department spokesperson Katie Flood says officers responded to a call at 11:35am that a man had been injured during a downtown shooting.
“Officers did find a man with the gunshot wound. He was declared deceased at the scene. University of Nebraska police and state patrol assisted with canvassing the area,” Flood tells Nebraska Radio Network affiliate KLIN. “At this time, Lincoln police are still investigating events that preceded the shooting.”
Police have taken two people into custody for questioning, but no arrests have been made, yet.
UNL students are still on this Christmas/New Year’s break.
Police are asking for the public to help in piecing together what took place.