Man imprisoned for strangulation, two jailed for third DUI
February 4, 2021
Joshua A. Boettcher, 29, of Stuart was sentenced to 18 months in a facility under the jurisdiction of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services for a July 2019 crime.
Boettcher was sentenced by the Honorable Mark Kozisek in the Holt County district courtroom Jan. 22.
“Your prior history of criminal behavior is a concern…it began when you were a juvenile and has continued more or less consistently since,” Kozisek said, while reviewing sentencing guidelines with Boettcher. “Placing blame on your victim flies in the face of the facts…you were chasing her down the Cowboy Trail...