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Police say 1 man dies in rash of Omaha gun violence; 6 shootings reported overnight


OMAHA, Nebraska — Omaha police investigating six weekend shootings that left one man dead and seven other people wounded.

The shootings all occurred in northeast Omaha either late Saturday or early Sunday morning.

Police Officer Kevin Wiese said 25-year-old Travis Holbert died at Creighton University Medical Center after one of the shootings.

Holbert was sitting on a porch near 33rd and Burdette when he was shot by someone in a vehicle around 3 a.m. Sunday.

Six other shooting victims were in critical condition Sunday, but the conditions of all four men and three women wounded weren't immediately available.

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