Man resists arrests, accused of carrying 22 grams of meth

LPD reported that after a struggle, a man was arrested with drugs, alcohol, and a gun

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN)- On June 9th, just before 10 p.m., Lincoln police reported observing a black 2012 Nissan Murano being driven by 46-year-old Jerry Williams, who was known to have a suspended license.

After an officer reported seeing Williams stop to park in the Casey’s gas station at 1001 S 13th street, he spoke with Williams and reported seeing an open alcohol container in the center console of the car.

Williams was asked to exit the vehicle and officers reported a pat-down was completed. Officers say they located 22.3 grams of methamphetamine (approximately $2,000 street value), a glass pipe, and over $900 in cash on his person.

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As he was being taken into custody, officers reported that Williams resisted them for a “lengthy struggle” until he was placed into custody.

After conducting a probable cause search of his vehicle, officers reported finding a loaded 9 mm handgun in between the driver’s seat and the center console.

Officers reported learning that Williams was a convicted felon and not allowed to possess a firearm. Williams was arrested for Possession with Intent to Deliver Methamphetamine, Possession of Money while Violating a Drug Law, Possession of a Firearm by a Prohibited Person, Possession of a Firearm while Violating a Drug Law, Resisting Arrest, Driving During Suspension, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Open Container in Vehicle.

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