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Man killed in officer-involved shooting at Omaha apartment complex

A man was killed in an officer-involved shooting at an Omaha apartment complex Wednesday afternoon.
Wednesday, August 31st 2022, 5:38 PM CDT
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OMAHA, Neb.  - A man was killed in an officer-involved shooting at an Omaha apartment complex Wednesday afternoon.

According to Omaha Police Lt. Neil Bonacci, officers were called to help a Douglas County process server with an immediate removal protection order at Fairway Apartments, located near R Street and 101st Plaza. 

Bonacci said officers made contact with a man at the apartment door, at which point the man produced a firearm.

At least one officer fired a shot that struck the man, Bonacci said. No officers were injured in the incident. The man was declared dead at the scene.

Bonacci said the man did not fire at the officers. OPD said the officers were wearing body cameras.

The incident happened shortly after 2:30 p.m.