A 25-year-old man was shot after arranging to meet someone to make a sale of shoes, according to Omaha police.

The shooting occurred shortly after 1:30 p.m. Sunday in the Millard area.

According to Omaha police, Jalil Tookhi arranged to meet someone at 156th and Q Streets to sell the person shoes.

The prospective buyer pulled a gun and tried to rob Tookhi, police said. That led to a car chase.

At some point, the prospective buyer fired the gun, wounding Tookhi. His injuries are not considered life-threatening.

The shooting was reported to police at 156th and Stonybrook Boulevard.

A suspect was arrested near 144th Street and Hillsdale Avenue. 

Nancy Gaarder helps cover public safety and weather events as an editor on The World-Herald's breaking news desk. Follow her on Twitter @gaarder. Email: nancy.gaarder@owh.com

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