Omaha teen arrested after trying to punch Lincoln officer at concert, police say

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) –  An Omaha teen was arrested Saturday after trying to sneak backstage during Rod Wave’s concert at Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln Police say.

Despite being kicked out of the arena by security, 18-year-old Patrick Bengston continued to make multiple attempts to sneak inside and backstage.

After his third attempt, security requested help from Lincoln Police to take Bengston into custody for trespassing.

While officers were making the arrest, he attempted to punch an officer in the face.

Bengston was arrested on suspicion of attempted assault on an officer, resisting arrest, criminal trespass, obstructing a police officer and criminal mischief.

Categories: Lancaster, News