A sister of an Omaha homicide victim described her younger brother as a lost soul with a good heart.

Dustin Moheng, 21, was found dead outside in the Millard area near 124th Avenue and Q Street on Monday. A passerby called police about 7:45 a.m. after finding the body in a yard near the intersection of Ash and Weir Streets, said Officer Joe Nickerson, a police spokesman. 

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Lois Moheng, 41, of Lincoln said she and Dustin have the same father, Larry Moheng Sr. of Omaha, who is struggling with his son's death and unavailable to talk. She was waiting to hear from police about what led to her brother's death.

"Dustin had a good heart. He really did," Lois Moheng said. "He was kind of a lost soul as kids from a divorce can be. He was looking for acceptance."

Police said Wednesday that three teens have been arrested in connection with Moheng's death.

Davion Wallace, 19, and Daniel Camerlinck, 19, were booked into the Douglas County Jail on suspicion of criminal homicide and use of a firearm to commit a felony. Caleb Lott, 18, was booked on suspicion of being an accessory to a felony. 

A police report does not indicate how Moheng died, but two of the teens were booked on suspicion of firearm use. The report also indicates that it appeared Moheng had been using drugs.

Court records indicate that Dustin Moheng had once lived in the area where he died. He attended Millard West and South High Schools, according to a Millard Public Schools spokeswoman.

"A lot of us tried to help him," his sister said. "He's been struggling since he was a kid. He didn't deserve whatever it is that happened to him."

kevin.cole@owh.com, 402-444-1272

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