UPDATE:Police arrest man with knife in downtown Lincoln without incident
Posted by: Channel 8 Eyewitness News
Local police arrested a man wielding a knife in downtown Lincoln around 11p.m. Saturday night. The incident started when police responded to a disturbance at the downtown Raising Cane’s. When police approached the man, he ran into the street near 14th and Q streets and threatened to harm himself.
A SWAT team was also called to the scene and UNL issued an alert to students and faculty. Q Street was blocked off between 13th and 14th.
Twenty-eighty-year-old Nicholas Hogan was taken into custody without incident and no injuries were reported. Police said they had a warrant for assault out for Hogan’s arrest.
Hogan has been charged with making terroristic threats, resisting arrest with a deadly weapon, carrying a concealed weapon and failure to comply with a police officer.