UPDATE: Omaha victim dies following shooting

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OMAHA, Neb. (KCAU) – UPDATE at 5:24: Officials said the victim that was hospitalized following an Omaha shooting has died.

According to a press release, around noon at the Westroads Mall, officers responded to reports of shots fired near JCPenney on the first floor of the mall.

A victim from the shooting was taken to the hospital and passed away due to injuries. A second victim walked into a different hospital with non-life threatening gunshot injuries that she claimed she got at the mall.

PREVIOUS: Police reported a shooting at a mall in Omaha on Saturday.

Around 1:08 p.m., the Omaha Police Department reported a victim was hospitalized following a shooting incident at Westroads Mall.

Officials said the suspects fled the scene, and officers are still searching for them.

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