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Gunshots fired in central Lincoln, witness says; police investigating
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Gunshots fired in central Lincoln, witness says; police investigating


Police say they are investigating a report of gunshots being fired shortly before 1:30 a.m. Friday in the 300 block of North 30th Street.

Officer Luke Bonkiewicz said a witness told officers he heard about eight gunshots outside his home. When he looked out, he saw a man fire four shots into the air and then run down the alley with another man.

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Police canvassed the area but were unable to find the men.

Bonkiewicz said they did recover multiple bullet casings. There were no reported injuries or damage.

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Lori Pilger is a Norfolk native and University of Nebraska-Lincoln graduate who has been a public safety reporter for the Journal Star since 2005.

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