Update 03/08/2021: An arrest has been made in this shooting. On Sunday, March 7, 2021 officers located the suspect, 25-year-old Justin Rashad near 43rd and Emmet Street. Officers booked Rashad at Douglas County Corrections for 1st-degree felony assault and use of a weapon to commit a felony.
Omaha Police responded to 135 North 35th Street at 9:43 p.m. Monday regarding a "nature unknown" call. When officers arrived they located 59-year-old Sabir Rashad who was suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. OFD medics transported Rashad to the Nebraska Medical Center with a non-life threatening injury. Rashad claimed that he was shot by one of his family members.
The investigation is ongoing.