Two individuals had been killed and two others injured in a taking pictures on Saturday night time at a Nebraska Sonic Drive-In, the authorities stated.
Officers from the Bellevue Police Division had been known as to the restaurant, about 9 miles from Omaha, Neb., at roughly 9:23 p.m. a few potential bomb inside a transferring truck within the car parking zone, the police said.
The bomb squad was dispatched, Lt. Andy Jashinske of the Bellevue Police Division stated at a information convention.
He stated there was a truck “and perhaps some fireworks or some sort of gadget in it” on the restaurant’s car parking zone. “We’re nonetheless making an attempt to determine this out,” he stated.
A minute later, the decision was up to date to contain a taking pictures. Officers discovered 4 individuals with gunshot wounds, the police stated.
Two individuals had been transported to the College of Nebraska Medical Heart and two others had been declared lifeless on the scene.
Particulars on the identities, ages and situations of the victims weren’t offered by the police.
A suspect, Roberto Carlos Silva, 23, was rapidly taken into custody, the police stated. He was charged with first-degree homicide and first-degree arson.
In a press release, a Sonic Drive-In spokesman stated the corporate was “surprised and saddened by what occurred” and that the franchise proprietor was working with the authorities.
“Our heartfelt condolences exit to the franchise proprietor and the households and associates impacted by this horrific tragedy,” the spokesman stated.