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Man killed in shootout with police in western Nebraska – Omaha, Nebraska

Omaha, Nebraska 2021-06-08 13:02:56 –

Scottsbluff, Nebraska (AP) — Officials said a man died in a gun battle with police in western Nebraska after being stuck at his home in Scottsbluff for hours.

Police were called home around noon on Monday after reports that a man with a gun could harm himself and others, according to Scotts Bluff police.

Police said police were detained for nearly six hours in a bay outside the house because of a failed attempt to negotiate with a man. Police say when a team of police officers entered the house, men fired at them, they counterattacked, and shot and killed the man.

The policeman was not injured.

Police did not disclose the name of the 47-year-old man or the names of the people involved.

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