UPDATE (7:45 PM 9/27) - One person is in custody and multiple agencies are investigating following an officer-involved shooting in Hastings. 

The Hastings Police department says the shooting happened around 12:40 Tuesday afternoon just east of the police department. A news release says multiple officers were involved and two officers fired shots. The Nebraska State Patrol arrested one suspect on unrelated felony warrants. Nobody was injured. 

The investigation was turned over to South Central Area Law Enforcement Services. Members of at least four agencies, led by the Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office, are investigating.

The Adams County Attorney’s Office will release more information related to any possible criminal actions.


---- Original Story ---- 3:45 9/27

HASTINGS, NE — Authorities are investigating a possible officer-involved shooting outside of the Hastings Police Department.

A news release says a “law enforcement incident” happened in the 300 block of Lincoln Ave. just after 12:40 Tuesday afternoon. There were no injuries and there is no concern for public safety. The Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office, Kearney Police Department, Grand Island Police Department and the Nebraska State Patrol are investigating the incident through South Central Area Law Enforcement Services.

Hastings Police told our news partners KSNB Local 4 that it was an officer-involved incident and shots were fired. It is customary in officer-involved shootings to have outside agencies conduct the investigation.

As of 3:00, several blocks around the east side of the police department remained blocked off. Officers with multiple agencies appeared to be searching for evidence in the yards of the houses on the south side of the 300 block of Lincoln Ave.

This is a developing story.