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David D. Mitchell, 27, is charged with first-degree sexual assault of a child in connection with incidents alleged to have occurred in 2014, according to court documents.
Jake Gardner, 38, also has been charged with attempted first-degree assault, terroristic threats and use of a weapon to commit a felony.
"When people engage in that sort of behavior, you are dishonoring the memory of the people who have died," Special Prosecutor Fred Franklin said.
Jake Gardner has been indicted on four counts including manslaughter in connection with the death of James Scurlock.
Ronald G. Penzkowski, who went by the name Ron Gerard, pleaded no contest to two counts of third-degree assault and a count of stalking. He then was found guilty.
Authorities see connections among the robberies at four local Scooter's locations, which occurred from Aug. 29 to Thursday.
"I know it's not great value to someone else, but it's a really important tool for us," she said. "We needed it desperately back. We're grateful."
A Bellevue police officer surrendered to authorities Tuesday after being charged in an arrest warrant with tampering with evidence in connection with his girlfriend's 2018 death.
Mason Beaverson of Omaha was charged Tuesday with second-degree murder, two firearms charges and possession of a controlled substance.