Man wanted in Cass County arrested in Lincoln

Posted at 12:04 PM, Feb 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-17 13:04:24-05

A man wanted for arrest on a warrant out of Cass County was found in Lincoln with meth and marijuana, according to authorities.

The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office says the Metro Fugitive Task Force located 43-year-old Robert Reece, of Lincoln, Tuesday afternoon.

Officials say when Reece was approached near 69th Street and Willow Avenue around 3:30 p.m., he closed the trunk of a 2015 Chevrolet Sonic.

Investigators say Reece was carrying 1.5 grams of methamphetamine and two concealed knives.

They say they also found 5.7 grams of meth and 3.6 grams of marijuana in the vehicle.

Reece was arrested for the warrant for terroristic threats. The Sheriff's Office says he also faces a charge of possession of a controlled substance and citations for carrying a concealed weapon, possession of less than one ounce of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.