Log In or Register
HomeLocal NewsState NewsSportsOpinionObituariesAgriculture
Quick Links
  Home
  My Bulletin
  Contact The Bulletin

Marketplace
  Display Ads
  Classifieds
  Dir. of Advertisers

Opinion

Mail: Thanks to NPHS football team

Mail: Hassebrook helps people

More opinion

Ag News

On-farm research helps growers generate results

Results of 4S Goat Expo in North Platte

More Ag News


Email Article | Print Article
News - Local News
 
North Platte man charged with shooting handgunTell North Platte what you think
 
Courtesy Photo­Image
Michael K. Meyers

Michael Meyers, 43, of North Platte, was arraigned Monday on several charges related to the firing of a handgun Friday night in the 600 block of W. Ninth.

NebraskaLand National BankYou've got a
facebook Request!
CLICK HERE!

Meyers is held on a $100,000 bond.

He is charged with making terroristic threats, felon in possession of a firearm, driving under the influence of alcohol (3rd offense), firing a weapon in the city limits and refusal to take a chemical test.

Meyers is also charged with driving on a revoked license from a prior DUI and charged with refusing to take the test that time too.

According to court records, police were called around 11 p.m. on Friday to the 600 block of W. Ninth on a report of gunfire.

Upon arrival, a woman said that Meyers parked in the alley behind her home, fired a small caliber handgun and sped off.

A short time later, officers found Meyers driving drunk in a pickup near Buffalo Bill and Ninth. While searching his truck, they found a .38 caliber handgun.

During booking, Meyers became belligerent with officers, earning him charges of refusing to take a chemical test and making terroristic threats.

Meyers has an extensive record of criminal charges. He has been jailed 16 times in Lincoln County since 2000, according to sheriff's records.


Like this story to send to your facebook

The North Platte Bulletin - Published 10/21/2013
Copyright © 2013 northplattebulletin.com - All rights reserved.
Flatrock Publishing, Inc. - 1300 E 4th St., Suite F - North Platte, NE 69101
 
Show me Talk Back during this visit
 
 


Copyright © 2003 - 2014 northplattebulletin.com
All rights reserved.

Flatrock Publishing, Inc.
1300 E 4th St., Suite F
North Platte, NE 69101

 
Your Ip Address - 54.161.235.83
North Platte, Nebraska