Suspected Homicide Being Investigated North Of Lexington
The Dawson County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a location approximately 2.5 miles north of Lexington on Monday, December 12th just after 10 a.m.
During their initial investigation of the property, evidence was located which included deceased human remains, indicating a homicide had occurred. During this investigation, several leads have developed that are being pursued.
Assisting with this search of the rural farmstead and adjoining property, investigators from SCALES (South Central Area Law Enforcement Services), Kearney Police Department, Lexington Police Department, Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office, Phelps County Sheriff’s Office, Dawson County Attorney’s Office and the Nebraska State Patrol.
The suspected homicide investigation is ongoing with the Dawson County Sheriff’s Office and the Dawson County Attorney’s Office leading the investigation.