Officers responded to a report of a fight involving dozens of people near 60th and Adams streets Saturday, where they found a man who had suffered injuries to his face via a gunshot wound, police say.
Officer Erin Spilker said police found four teens in the SUV with a loaded AR rifle at their feet and a 9mm handgun in a purse on the front floorboard.
There was no indication the incident was politically motivated. The man isn't registered to vote in Lancaster County. The crimes appeared to be part of a spree of drunken threats and thefts over a two-day period.
The man began making sexual comments that made the woman uncomfortable, so she started recording the encounter. Using the recorded audio and a description provided by the victim, LPD officers found the suspect.
Officer Erin Spilker said the criminal investigations unit had received information that people were engaging in public sexual acts in the arcade room at Romantix.
According to court records, the woman told hospital staff she was going out for a bit and would be back. More than 24 hours later with the baby ready to be discharged, she still hadn't returned, so they called the police.
A new jury will be called in May to hear Christopher Brennauer's case, where his attorneys are raising an insanity defense.
Sheriff Terry Wagner said Christian Alexander was shot first after pointing a gun at a State Patrol trooper, then at two troopers and a Lincoln officer, identified by acting Police Chief Brian Jackson as Jesse Hilger, after the SUV came to a rest.
A Casper woman died in the shooting and a 26-year-old man remained in a Lincoln hospital Monday in grave condition, Sheriff Terry Wagner said.
A 38-year-old Lincoln man stands accused of causing injuries that sent his 1-month-old son to the hospital with broken bones.
The man suffered "minor facial injuries" from a collision and was trying to spit blood on officers, Lincoln Fire & Rescue workers and hospital staff, officials said.
Police say they arrested a 34-year-old Texas man Sunday morning after finding him naked in the car in the 4400 block of North Seventh Street. He bonded out later in the day.
Police said they found the 21-year-old asleep in the girl's bed and arrested him.
Jared Minary called it the largest case with video evidence he's dealt with to date at the department.
The judge sentenced Richard Andersen to the prison time Friday afternoon, calling his crimes "horrific."
Dozens of potential jurors are set to report in Dawson County on Wednesday for the start of Bailey Boswell's trial on allegations that she killed and dismembered Sydney Loofe.
Officers believe the driver had gone into the grass to hit the man, identified as Victor Melendez II, and then continued driving east.
A bystander started CPR as the officers searched for the person responsible. When Lincoln Fire & Rescue arrived, they took over lifesaving measures and took him by ambulance to a hospital, where he died.
A supervisor told police a group of men had been asked to leave several times for, among other things, refusing to follow the city's mask mandate and that they then punched an 18-year-old guard in the face several times.
Hundreds lined the streets of Lincoln on Saturday morning to pay their respects to fallen Lincoln Police Officer Mario Herrera, who died earli…
"While our department continues to grieve, today we were held up by our law enforcement family," Lincoln Police Officer Erin Spilker said. "When a call goes out, law enforcement answers that call."
“It’s a matter of what we can do for the family, even if it’s small,” the business' CEO said. “It’s an unbelievable loss, especially with everything else going on in the world.”
The man told police he was watching people racing in the street when the woman told him he wasn't allowed to be there because he was "not a white American."
The 20- and 21-year-old who live at the townhouse where the party took place asked people to leave and weren't ticketed.
Lincoln police are asking for the public's help in locating two "persons of interest" in the disappearance of 24-year-old Sydney Loofe, whose …