NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KCAU) — The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a homicide in Imperial.
According to the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP), the Imperial Police Department and Chase County Sheriff’s Office were called to a report of a shooting that occurred overnight on the 100 block of 12th Street.
A victim, identified as Jesse Krausnick, 19, was found with a gunshot wound and died shortly after arriving at a hospital.
The Imperial Police Department took Tristan Ferguson, 19, into custody at the scene.
Ferguson is being held at the Chase County Jail for manslaughter, use of a weapon to commit a felony, and other charges.
This investigation is still ongoing and was taken over by the Nebraska State Patrol.