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Possession of a Controlled Substance

DATE & TIME: September 1, 2022                                                     

LOCATION: 212 N. 11th St.; Wymore, NE 68466                                             

OFFENSE: Possession of a Controlled Substance                                  

CASE #: 2022-4582                            

On 09/01/22 at 11:00 AM the Gage County Sheriff’s Office, Wymore Police Dept., Nebraska State Patrol and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) executed a search warrant at 212 N. 11th St. in Wymore. The search warrant was part of an investigation into Roger Powell illegally manufacturing explosive devices. During a search of the residence, investigators located certain components used in the manufacturing of explosive devices but no completed devices were located. Investigators also located approximately ½ gram of suspected methamphetamine and two meth pipes. Roger Powell, age 62 of Wymore, is facing criminal charges for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.    

Inv. Matthew Ernst #90315

Sheriff Millard “Gus” Gustafson #903