Wayne Couple Arrested on Kansas Warrants

STANTON – A Wayne couple have been arrested on warrants they have in the state of Kansas.

Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger says 32-year old Ernest Sims III and 32-year old Ashly Wells were arrested Monday night.

Unger says the two were pulled over in a vehicle on Highway 275 about two miles east of Norfolk. Unger says both are wanted in Kansas, Sims for drug violations and DWI, and Wells for a parole violation and aggravated escape.

The two are currently being held in jail while they await extradition.