Category Archives: KGFW News

Troopers Find Six LBs of Methamphetamine in Traffic Stop

Troopers Find Six LBs of Methamphetamine in Traffic Stop

HAMPTON, Neb. – The following is from the Nebraska State Patrol: Nebraska State Troopers have arrested two people after locating six pounds of methamphetamine during a traffic stop in Hamilton County. At approximately 9:00 a.m. Thursday, a trooper observed a Nissan Versa fail to stop at a stop sign after it exited Interstate 80 at…Read more »

Kearney Police Investigate Motor Vehicle-Train Collision/DUI

Kearney Police Investigate Motor Vehicle-Train Collision/DUI

KEARNEY, Neb. – The following is from the Kearney Police Department: On February 26, 2021 at approximately 12:07 a.m., officers of the Kearney Police Department, Kearney Volunteer Fire Department, and Good Samaritan EMS responded to a car / train collision in the area of West Railroad Street and 9th Avenue in Central Kearney. Responding Officers…Read more »

I-80 Pursuit Ends with Multiple Arrests in Lincoln

I-80 Pursuit Ends with Multiple Arrests in Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. – The following is from the Nebraska State Patrol: Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol, working with both the Omaha Police Department and Lincoln Police Department, arrested two Lincoln men Thursday evening, following a pursuit that ended in Lincoln. At approximately 11:10 p.m. Thursday, Omaha Police officers alerted troopers that a stolen Chevrolet…Read more »

Troopers Find 26 LBs of Meth, Suspected Fentanyl in Traffic Stop

Troopers Find 26 LBs of Meth, Suspected Fentanyl in Traffic Stop

OVERTON, Neb. – The following is from the Nebraska State Patrol: Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) arrested a California man and seized more than 25 pounds of methamphetamine during a traffic stop in Dawson County. At approximately 6:15 p.m., Friday, February 19, a trooper observed a Hyundai Azera fail to stop at a…Read more »

Suspect Charged in Palisade Shooting Investigation

Suspect Charged in Palisade Shooting Investigation

PALISADE, Neb. – The following is from the Nebraska State Patrol: A McCook man has been charged with several felony counts following an investigation into a December shooting in Palisade, Nebraska. The charges were filed today in Hayes County Court following the investigation by the Nebraska State Patrol. The investigation began after a shooting was…Read more »

Gering Man Arrested Following Child Abuse Investigation

Gering Man Arrested Following Child Abuse Investigation

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. – The following is from the Nebraska State Patrol: The Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) has arrested a Gering man following an investigation into a report of child abuse. This morning, a warrant was issued in Scotts Bluff County for the arrest of Parrish Abel, 52, of Gering. The charges include intentional child abuse,…Read more »

Further details released in death of one month old infant

Further details released in death of one month old infant

KEARNEY, Neb. – The following is from the Buffalo County Attorney’s Office: The investigation has almost concluded in the circumstances surrounding the infant death in the 500 block of West 14th Street in Kearney February, 10th. At approximately 3:00am, a Kearney ambulance was dispatched to the residence as a result of a 911 call. Kearney…Read more »

U.S. Attorney Joe Kelly Tenders Resignation to the President

U.S. Attorney Joe Kelly Tenders Resignation to the President

LINCOLN, Neb. – The following is from the Department of Justice: United States Attorney for the District of Nebraska, Joseph P. Kelly, has submitted his resignation to President Biden effective February 28, 2021.  Joe Kelly was appointed U.S. attorney by former President Donald Trump and confirmed to the position in the U.S. Senate.  He served…Read more »

Kearney Police investigating death of infant girl

Kearney Police investigating death of infant girl

KEARNEY, Neb. – The following is from the Kearney Police Department: At approximately 3:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 10, 2021, the Good Samaritan Ambulance was called to a residence located at 520 W. 14th Street in Southwest Kearney, for an infant that was not breathing. Kearney Police Officers were the first to arrive on the…Read more »