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Report of Disturbance and Shot Fired

DATE & TIME: 03-03-2020 @ 2220 hours

LOCATION: Barneston, NE  

OFFENSE: Report of Disturbance and Shot Fired

CASE #: 2020-1085

On 03-03-2020 at approximately 2220 hours, deputies were dispatched to a report of a physical disturbance in the 100 block of 2nd Street in Barneston. The reporting party stated a single shot was fired from a pistol which struck a female. Upon arrival, deputies secured the scene with assistance from the Wymore Police Department and the Beatrice Police Department and the BPD K-9 team. After a thorough investigation, it was determined no physical altercation had occurred. It was confirmed that a single shot was fired from a pistol. However, nobody was struck or injured. One male was taken into protective custody. The impact of the single round fired was not found despite searching the direction where the round was fired.

Sergeant Jason Sharp #90319

Sheriff Millard “Gus” Gustafson #903