Authorities Search For ‘Armed And Dangerous’ Suspected In A Triple Homicide In Nebraska



Police are on the hunt for an “armed and dangerous” man after three people were killed in Nebraska on Tuesday night.

John Dalton Jr., who previously served time for killing his wife, is a person of interest after a shooting broke out at a home near 37th and Spaulding Streets, Omaha police said.

Three people were pronounced dead at the scene. Their identities have not been released, although Dalton is related to at least one of the victims, the World Herald reported.

Police, who have issued a public plea for Dalton’s whereabouts, say he may be driving either a black 2015 GMC Terrain or a red 2007 Chevy Tahoe.

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The 46-year-old was convicted on manslaughter and weapons charges in connection to his wife Shannon Dalton’s death in 1998, the World Herald reported.

She was just 22 when she was found fatally shot in the living room, while their three young children were at home.

Dalton, who was originally charged with second-degree murder, reached a plea deal and served 11 years before he was released in 2010, the World Herald reported. Read More

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