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Shooting Victims Recovering

November 15, 2015



Police have identified two victims of a Saturday night shooting. Antonia Barnum and Rafael Agosto-Garcia, both 41, are recovering from their injuries.

Officers were called to investigate shots fired near 39th and Spaulding around 7:30 p.m. Shot Spotter indicated gunfire.

A short time later, Barnum called 911 saying she and her boyfriend, Agosto-Garcia, had been shot and were driving to the hospital.

Officers arrived at CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center where the found both victims in the trauma bay for treatment of apparent gunshot wounds. They are both expected to survive.

Agosto-Garcia told investigators that he had been driving westbound on Spaulding near 40th Street when a black car pulled up. He said someone in that vehicle fired a gun, resulting in the injuries.

WOWT