LEXINGTON — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested a Cozad woman following a pursuit on Interstate 80 Wednesday night in central Nebraska.
LEXINGTON — A 20-year-old Lexington man has been charged with motor vehicle homicide after a pedestrian was struck and killed in September 2022.
The man's arrest came about two weeks after a pre-school aged girl told investigators he had touched her inappropriately, police alleged in court filings.
Community members and state officials squeezed into a classroom at the UNL College of Law to support the first graduating class of Lincoln's DUI Court.
Derrie Seeman, 41, will face up to three years in prison at his sentencing in February.
LEXINGTON — Motor vehicle homicide charges against a 19-year-old Lexington man have been dropped.
A warrant was issued for Michael Keady's arrest Wednesday.
Police were called to an address near 20th and Washington streets at around 12:20 a.m. Friday on a report of a gunshot victim.
An officer located her vehicle parked outside the mall and discovered the woman's body inside. Police say the death is not suspicious.
Prosecutors charged the 36-year-old with the crime Thursday — a week after a middle-school aged girl reported the alleged assaults to investigators, police said in court records.
The woman's ex-husband called police at around 11 p.m. Wednesday as she drunkenly texted him about plans to kill family members, police alleged in court filings.
Prosecutors dropped two gun charges Shantrell Hickey was facing and amended the second-degree murder charge to manslaughter. In exchange, Hickey pleaded no contest.
Deputies alleged that the 29-year-old opened his glovebox in search of his registration and "immediately closed it" before using his key to lock the compartment.
Sarah Torsiello engaged in activity she "absolutely knew was wrong," Lancaster County District Judge Jodi Nelson said Wednesday.
Another motorcyclist died in a similar crash on Rosa Parks Way in June 2014.
New co-host Nat Cardona joins the program for a new season that looks at North Carolina serial killer Robert Sylvester Alston.
LEXINGTON — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested a Kearney man with outstanding warrants in Lexington.
Phillip M. Garcia was serving a sentence of 26 to 46 years for felony theft, use of a knife to commit a felony and assault on a law enforcement officer.
LEXINGTON — The case of an Elwood woman who allegedly wanted her ex-husband’s girlfriend and four children killed has been bound over to district court.
After they argued, the Lincoln man allegedly ran up behind the 19-year-old and punched him in the head, breaking his jaw and dislodging several teeth, police said.
Witnesses said the man, a woman and an infant had entered a motel room. SWAT team members eventually were able to breach a window and rescue the woman and child.
Listen to the fifth and final episode of the current season of Late Edition: Crime Beat Chronicles that reviews the Sydney Loofe murder case.
Widespread, wind-driven grass fires that injured two firefighters swept through southern Lancaster County on Sunday, destroying homes, closing roads and prompting evacuation orders.
One minute Kyle Punko, 15, was walking through Wayne Park. The next, he was falling head first into a creek with multiple stab wounds from a classmate.
🎧 The hosts debate various policing tactics and how best to balance privacy concerns with public safety.
LEXINGTON — The preliminary hearing for a 19-year-old Lexington man charged with motor vehicle homicide has been moved to November.
“I think we’re at a tipping point right now,” one prison employee said in a recent survey. “If we lost one more psychologist, things would really start to go downhill.”
"Part of his motivation was notoriety, and that's why I'm not gonna say his name," Sheriff Wagner said. "What he told us is that he was going to be famous."
A 22-year-old Lincoln man is in jail after police allege he engaged in a weekslong sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl on the sidewalks of downtown Lincoln.