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Multiple arrests made in Stanton Co. theft ring


Three Northeast Nebraska men are arrested after authorities uncover stolen property in Stanton County.

The Sheriff's office says 38-year old Mark Kuehn of Stanton, and 48-year-old Kevin Mendenhall of rural Battle Creek, stole two enclosed construction trailers and the tools inside.

The two men were also arrested with meth possession, and Kuehn faces a charge of making terroristic threats.

Ten-thousand dollars in construction equipment has been recovered in and around Stanton and Norfolk.

A third man, 62-year old Ernie Mastney, of rural Stanton, also faces charges of theft by receiving Stolen Property, after some of the items were located at his home.

Authorities say additional arrests are possible.

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