Inmate Worker Escapes

On July 9, 2020 at 1943 hours, the Lincoln County Detention Center advised an inmate worker had left the property and not returned. Deputies responded and found that thirty six year old North Platte native Anthony Nunnenkamp left his work…

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Injury Accident

On July 3, 2020 around 2:13 a.m., Deputies were informed of an injury accident on South Buffalo Road, near Joan Street (south of North Platte, NE.). It was reported that a vehicle had left the roadway and rolled several times…

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Fatality Accident

On May 30, 2020 at 4:02 p.m., the North Platte 911 Center received a call of a vehicle rollover accident at mile marker 164 on US Interstate 80 (just east of the Hershey, NE. interchange). Deputies and first responders arrived…

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Deputy Sheriff Opening

The Lincoln County Sheriff is taking applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff. This position has starting salary range of $20.74 – $22.39 per hour depending on experience. A generous benefit package to include; a two week paid vacation, paid…

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Accidental Drowning

On May 5, 2020 at 4:35 p.m., Deputies received a report of a possible drowning that occurred at Birdwood State Wildlife Management Area (Fire Lake) off Homestead Road. This area is an interstate lake just west of North Platte, NE.…

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Fatality Accident

On May 2, 2020 at 3:50 p.m., Deputies were asked to respond to a single vehicle accident at mile marker 90 on U.S. Highway 83 (about 5 miles north of North Platte, NE.). Deputies discovered a Ram pickup truck was…

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