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Suspect Arrested After Shots Fired on I-80

JUNE 11, 2017 (lincoln, Neb.)  — Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) troopers have arrested a man suspected of
shooting at a vehicle traveling on Interstate 80 in Lincoln.

The incident occurred just after 12:30 p.m. Sunday, June 11, 2017. Troopers, assisted by Lincoln Police,
responded to reports that the driver of a red Toyota Rav4 had displayed a handgun in the window and fired
multiple shots at another vehicle while both were driving eastbound on I-80.

Neither occupant of the victims’ car were injured, but the car was struck by at least one bullet. After arriving
on the scene, troopers arrested Havacu Quintero, 48. Quintero was lodged in Lancaster County Jail on charges
of Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Prohibited Person in Possession of a Firearm, False Reporting, and
Possession of Forged Documents.

The Nebraska State Patrol Aerial Division assisted in the situation.

Cody Thomas – Public Relations Director
(402) 479-4985


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