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DATE & TIME: 07/07/2022 @ 1600                            

LOCATION: S 82nd Rd/ E Elm Rd (Zion Church Cemetery)                              

OFFENSE: Suicide                              

CASE #: 2022-3393                            

On 07/07/2022 at approximately 1600 hours, Beatrice Fire/ Rescue, Pickrell Fire/ Rescue, and the Gage County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the Cemetery at the Zion Church on S 82nd Rd/ E Elm Rd. for a report of a suicide.

An investigation on scene indicated a 44-year-old woman from Adams, NE had completed suicide by a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The family was immediately notified of the matter, and the Pastor from the Zion Church assisted the Gage County Sheriff’s Office in the death notifications. The Gage County Attorney/ Coroner was notified, and responded to the scene.

No foul play was believed to have taken place.

Sheriff Millard “Gus” Gustafson #903

Sergeant T. Hanson #90310

Investigator M. Ernst #90315

Deputy K. Nissen #9037

Deputy J. Chavez #9036

Deputy S. Behrens #90317

Beatrice Fire/ Rescue

Pickrell Fire/ Rescue

Gage County Attorneys Office