Man arrested after threatening officer with elk antlers

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News

One man was arrested after attempting to assault an officer with several objects, including elk antlers.

Lincoln Police say on Thursday, 41-year-old Kevin Korell started arguing with a parking officer after getting a parking ticket near 76th and Aylesworth. They say the officer called for help. Korrell then placed cement blocks in the road, threatened officers with a pipe wrench, and antlers on a wooden mount.

Lincoln Police say an officer tazed him when he started going towards her.

Korell was arrested for disturbing the peace, failure to comply with an officer, assault, and disturbing the peace.