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Theft of Mail (Case Updated)

DATE & TIME: 01-15-2020 @ 1:44 pm

LOCATION: Beatrice, Nebraska


CASE #: 2020-0161 (Case Updated)

On Wednesday, January 15, 2020, investigators for the Gage County Sheriff’s Office were contacted by the Beatrice Police Department stating they were bringing a subject to the police department who had tried to cash a forged check at a bank in Beatrice. The check had been stolen out of a mailbox belonging to a resident of rural Pickrell.

The Gage County Sheriff’s Office investigator sat in on the interview of the suspect at the Beatrice Police Department. After the suspect, 24-year-old Kessler Nogle of Beatrice, gave incriminating statements to investigators, Kessler was arrested and given a criminal citation for theft of the mail and turned back over to the Beatrice Police Department who arrested him on charges associated with his arrest at the bank in Beatrice.

Sheriff Millard “Gus” Gustafson #903

Investigator T. Hanson #90310