UPDATE: Missing Lincoln inmate found in Columbus

Pictured above: Missing inmate Eric Kluthe has been found in Columbus.

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — An inmate missing from the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln (CCC-L) since last Friday has been found.

The inmate, 37-year-old Eric Kluthe, was found in Columbus Monday. He was taken into custody by the Nebraska State Patrol, Columbus Police Department, and Platte County Sheriff’s Office.


An inmate is missing from the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln (CCC-L). He has been identified as 37-year-old Eric Kluthe.

Kluthe is described as a white man, 6’ 4”, 220 lbs., with brown hair and brown eyes. He reportedly did not return to work after a scheduled lunch break on Thursday.

Kluthe was sentenced to three-years based on Platte County charges including strangulation and third-degree domestic assault.

If you have any information concerning his where about, contact your local authorities of the Nebraska State Patrol.

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