WISNER, Neb. -- Authorities in northeast Nebraska are investigating a shooting that happened Wednesday evening. 

Nebraska State Patrol's Public Relations Director Cody Thomas said the NSP is investigating a shooting that happened Wednesday around 7:15 p.m. in Wayne County. 

Thomas said that Wayne County Sheriff's Office initially responded to the incident that happened around 7:15 p.m. at a residence north of Wisner. 

The NSP said that when the Sheriff's deputies arrived they found a male victim with a gunshot wound. 

According to Thomas, the victim was transported to the hospital where he died. 

Thomas said the Sheriff's Office has requested that the State Patrol lead the investigation. 

He also said there are no suspects in custody at this time. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

The Cuming County Sheriff's Office assisted on scene. 

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