Parole violator caught after fight in South Lincoln

Posted By: KLKN Newsroom

A parolee is caught this morning after a fight in south Lincoln. 

It happened around 12:30 Thursday morning near 23rd and 'A' Streets.

Lincoln police say three men were involved in a fight using a cane.

Police arrested two of the men involved for disturbing the peace.

A third man, Richard Thompson, ran inside a home to hide from police. He suffered a medical episode and was transported to a local hospital.

After further investigation, police say Thompson is a parolee who violated his parole.

He was taken directly to the Lancaster County Diagnostics and Evaluation Center.