February 6, 2016

Standoff suspect pleads guilty to assaulting police officers

Mark Taylor mtaylor@gardnernews.com Shane Tucker pleaded guilty Nov. 15 to two felony counts of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer, stemming from a five-hour standoff that took place last month in the 700 block of East Lincoln Lane. He is scheduled to be sentenced on Jan. 3 in Johnson County District Court. Tucker, 27, Continue Reading

Tucker charged with three felonies, two misdemeanors

Mark Taylor mtaylor@gardnernews.com A 27-year-old Gardner man was charged with three felonies and two misdemeanors in connection with a five-hour standoff Oct. 4 in the 700 block of East Lincoln Lane. According to court records, Shane Anthony Tucker was charged with two felony counts of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer, felony and misdemeanor Continue Reading

Armed standoff comes to an end

Mark Taylor mtaylor@gardnernews.com Shane Tucker, a 26-year-old Gardner man, is in custody following a five-hour standoff at a townhouse in the 700 block of East Lincoln Lane. According to Ilena Spalding, public information officer for the Gardner Police Department, officers were called to the residence at 12:45 a.m. on a domestic disturbance. When officers arrived, Continue Reading