North Platte Couple Arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine
On April 14, 2023 at 10:09 a.m. a Deputy observed a vehicle parked unlawfully at Buffalo Bill Campground. The Deputy met with forty-three year old Justin Chilcott and thirty-six year old Heather LaManna, both of North Platte, NE. The Deputy noticed Mr. Chilcott attempting to hide something under the vehicle and he appeared to be under the influence.
A Sheriff K-9 Unit arrived, K-9 Kailah sniffed the vehicle and indicated drugs were in it. A search revealed about a .5 gram of suspected Methamphetamine and a syringe that was completely full of presumed Methamphetamine.
Ms. LaManna and Mr. Chilcott were both arrested and placed in the Lincoln County Detention Center for Possession of Methamphetamine.