A task force is assigned to investigate and solve a double murder last week and a 2008 cold case.
Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer calling for a Task Force that will operate 7 days a week to solve the Roger & Mary Brumback murders and to see if there is a connection to the 2008 murders of Thomas Hunter and Shirlee Sherman.
The task force will include a dozen Omaha Police Department detectives from the Cold Case and Homicide units and detective veterans who have been reassigned to the task force.
It also includes members of the FBI. The Task Force also has the full support and resources of the Douglas County Attorneys Office and the Nebraska State Patrol.
The father of Thomas Hunter worked with Dr. Brumback in the Pathology Department at Creighton University. A $54-thousand reward is still being offered in the Hunter/Sherman homicides.