Police Department officers responded and secured the scene. During the search of the home, officers located Troy Martinie, of
207 Willard Ave., hiding in a bedroom closet. Martinie was arrested and charged with
and taken to the Logan County Jail.
The Logan County Sheriff's
Department assisted the city police officers.
This is another case where citizens in the area
observed a crime in progress and immediately called 911. This
immediate notification and the quick response by police
resulted in the arrest.
The Lincoln Police Department appreciates the
actions of the witnesses and encourages all citizens to call 911
whenever they observe any potential criminal activity.
[Text from file received from Chief Stuart Erlenbush,
Lincoln Police Department]