Izia Rodriguez, 19, will face the possibility of up to three years in prison in July on the felony charge involving reckless driving for causing Bryshawn Williams' death.
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The Norris High School athlete who Lillie Bowman is accused of abusing told deputies he had been in a dating relationship with the 23-year-old since March, authorities alleged.
Over the course of two months, the woman made $52,000 in withdrawals from her bank account and 401(k) savings to purchase bitcoin, police said.
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Lillie Bowman, a 23-year-old English teacher at Norris High School, was arrested on suspicion of sexual abuse by a school employee, the sheriff's office said.
Gary Williams of St. Paul, accused of motor vehicle homicide in the April 6 death of a St. Libory man,, waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday in Hall County Court.
Gerardo Soto-Sigala, 39, and Daisy Franco, 34, were indicted Tuesday on charges of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine.
Mercedes is described as 5-feet tall, weighing 104 pounds. She was last seen wearing a long black sleeve shirt, black shorts, white shoes and carrying a pink backpack.
First Light now owns an office that was donated by Michael Staenberg of the St. Louis-based Staenberg Group and Ray and Jennifer O'Connor of Grand Island.
A stabbing and reported gunshots Sunday in two neighborhoods east of the University of Nebraska at Kearney put campus police on alert.
Police responded to an apartment on Wortman Drive at about 8:20 p.m. to conduct a welfare check. The woman told police she has thoughts of hurting her 3-month-old child.
Police responded to 1904 N. Howard Ave. "in reference to a vicious animal incident," said Grand Island Police Capt. Jim Duering.
Kearney police notified the University of Nebraska at Kearney Police Department and UNK officials about the situation because of the incident's proximity to campus.
Two Lincoln men have been sentenced to federal prison time for their part in a gang conspiracy involving guns and the recorded sexual assault of two teenagers.
"He knew what he did was awful. ... He tried to cover up his heinous crime," Deputy Lancaster County Attorney Julie Mruz said of Joshua Larsen.
Chief Deputy Sheriff Ben Houchin told police he looked down for a "split second" to change his radio station when he crashed into the girl, according to the crash report.
A Lancaster County Judge sent a Texas man to prison Thursday after prosecutors described manipulation that amounted to "brainwashing" before and after the man filmed sex with a Lincoln teen.
A 58-year-old Blair man who had been missing since May 3 was found dead Thursday at the Desoto National Wildlife Refuge in Washington County.
Lancaster County District Judge Lori Maret sentenced Timothy McPeak to eight to 10 years in prison for what she called a serious matter where someone lost their life.
A train collided with the metal pieces Tuesday night and rocked back and forth, nearly derailing, according to the sheriff's office.
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A 63-year-old man told police he didn't see the teen in time to brake, police said a crash report detailing the incident.
Tyler Foster received a 12-month sentence and with credit for good time will have to serve roughly six months.
The jury Wednesday found Brian Adams Sr., 52, guilty of second-degree murder, rather than first-degree murder, as the state had alleged. He now is set for sentencing in June.
Pilots with the State Patrol took flight in the agency's helicopter to help police track the stolen car, and a trooper later deployed stop sticks on the Chevy, police said.
An 86-year-old Cairo woman died Tuesday afternoon in a house fire near Cairo.
Police believe the elder Kruger picked a fight with his son after Joseph Kruger "scolded a child" at the family gathering Sunday evening, police said in court filings.
The 57-year-old man crashed into a westbound Ford Focus, forcing the sedan to flip and roll into a ditch, according to the sheriff's office.
The 25-year-old headbutted the girl and started lunging toward additional students as a teacher intervened, police said in court filings.