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LPD: Suspect found to be in possession of 10+ knives and meth

Posted at 11:49 AM, Feb 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-26 12:48:59-05

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) — On Tuesday, the Lincoln Police Department arrested a man, found to be in possession of numerous knives and methamphetamine, after he fled from police.

Police responded to the area of 16th and B after receiving a report of two males checking garages and houses. There, they saw 21-year-old Ryan Gray, who they say matched the description of one of the males.

Gray fled the scene on a bike and collided with a cruiser after police tried to make contact. During a search of Gray, they say he was found to be in possession of more than ten knives with blade lengths of 2-6 inches long. He also had an ice pick, a chain with an orange lock attached and several small bags containing methamphetamine.

Gray was arrested for "two counts of possession of a controlled substance, carrying a concealed weapon, 2nd subsequent offense, Possession of a deadly weapon by a prohibited person, criminal mischief, and failure to comply and two outstanding warrants.