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Police Investigating Shooting Death of Lincoln Man

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Police are investigating a shooting death that took place during a gambling night at a Lincoln home.

Officers found 38-year-old Nathaniel Morton Sr. Friday morning with a bullet wound in the left side of his chest. He later died at the hospital.

Police Chief Jim Peschong says around 20 people were at Morton's home Thursday night to gamble and throw dice. Peschong says Morton argued with one of them over money and got into a fight.

No arrest has been reported in the incident.

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