November 27, 2015

Alleged Nebraska car thief arrested in Gardner for 2nd time

Mark Taylor A man arrested in Gardner last month after allegedly stealing a car in Nebraska and leading police on a chase is back behind bars as a suspect in a similar crime. Ilena Spalding, public information officer for the Gardner Police Department, said officers arrested 30-year-old Christopher Lee Butcher on May 10 after Continue Reading

Alleged Nebraska crime spree halted in Gardner

Mark Taylor A crime spree alleged to have started in Lincoln, Neb. ended in Gardner following a police chase on April 14. Gardner officers arrested 30-year-old Christopher Lee Butcher, Omaha, Neb., for felony fleeing and eluding arrest. According to police, the vehicle Butcher was driving had earlier been reported stolen in Lincoln. The pursuit began when Continue Reading