Anyone with information about any crime in the state may call the Grand Island-Hall County Crime Stoppers, (308) 381-8822. Callers will remain anonymous.
A reward of up to $1,000 will be paid after law enforcement agencies have determined the seriousness of the crime and the usefulness of the information.
Inmate custody status can be obtained by calling the VINE hotline at (877) NE 4 VINE or by visiting www.vinelink.com. Information is available 24 hours a day.
If you see a crime happening, call the Grand Island-Hall County Emergency Center — 911.
Grand Island Police
The crimes listed below are felonies.
— An officer conducted a traffic stop Monday after the driver allegedly failed to signal a lane change near 13th and Webb Road. The driver, Cory Frankenberg, was arrested for being in possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine). Police say Frankenberg was also in possession of a firearm while possessing a controlled substance. Further investigation revealed the controlled substance was possessed with the intent to distribute. In the center console of the car was concealed a large knife with a blade longer than 3.5 inches, police say. Frankenberg was arrested for possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon, possession of a deadly weapon while in commission of a felony and failure to signal.
— Patrick Birkel reported a burglary Monday at 214 S. Harrison. Someone entered the residence and stole items. The suspect also broke a window.
Hall County Sheriff
Law enforcement arrested six people on warrants in six cases. There were 19 calls for service.
For more information, visit www.hallcountyne.gov and click on the sheriff link.