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2006 News Releases

June 5, 2006
For More Information Contact:
Officer Katherine Finnell, Public Information Officer, 441-7226

LPD Seeking Witnesses to Downtown Assault

The Lincoln Police Department is investigating an assault that occurred on May 27th 2006 at about 1:20 A.M. in downtown Lincoln. Aaron Obermier, age 34, was standing on the south sidewalk of O Street between 13th and 14th Street when he became involved in a verbal exchange with an unknown young man. After Aaron Obermier and this unknown individual were separated the man came over and punched Obermier in the head once, causing him to fall and hit the pavement. The suspect left the scene prior to LPDs arrival. Aaron Obermier sustained critical head injuries as a result of the assault and has been hospitalized since.

LPD is asking for anyone who may have seen this assault on the night of the 27th or anybody who may have information on this case to please contact the department or call Crimestoppers at 475-3600.

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