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UPDATE: Brothers Believe Behind Saturday’s Shooting at WestRoads Mall

16-year-old Makhi Woolridge-Jones

OMAHA, Neb. – (Apr. 18. 2021 – KFOR) — Omaha brothers are believed to be responsible for Saturday’s fatal shooting at WestRoads Mall in Omaha.

On Sunday, 16-year-old Makhi Woolridge-Jones was taken into custody by Omaha Police, charged with one count of 1st-degree murder.  According to a release, Omaha Police have also arrested 18-year-old Brandon Woolridge-Jones for one count of accessory to a felony in the homicide.  Police have not yet indicated if more arrests will be made in the case.

21-year-old Traquez Swift was transported to the hospital, where he later died from his injuries. A 22-year-old woman was also injured in the shooting, but authorities said her injuries were not life-threatening.

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