UPDATE: Hebron Man Arrested For Thayer County Shooting

HEBRON – An arrest has been made in connection with an alleged shooting in Hebron early Saturday morning.

The Nebraska State Patrol has arrested Michael Lewis, age 21 of Hebron.   Lewis is charged with first-degree assault and use of a deadly weapon to commit a felony.

The call came in at approximately 3:25 a.m. on Saturday morning.   The Thayer County Sheriff’s Office and Hebron Rescue were called to a residence in the 600 block of Jefferson Avenue in Hebron.   Upon arrival two victims were located.  Remington Elting, 28, of Davenport, was transported to the hospital and was later pronounced deceased. Reuben Elting, 33, of Davenport was flown to Bryan Medical Center at Bryan West Campus in Lincoln in critical condition.

Additional charges for Lewis could be added as this case is still under investigation.Lewis is scheduled to appear in Thayer County Court for a hearing today at 1:30 p.m.


Michael Lewis



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