Arrest warrants pending for two no show defendants
October 28, 2021
Two defendants failed to appear in Antelope County courtroom in Neligh for hearings in criminal cases last Wednesday, Oct. 20.
Matthew F. Brandt, 34, of Royal again failed to appear for sentencing. His attorney, public defender Melissa Figueroa, requested continuance, Antelope County prosecutor Joe Abler objected.
The Honorable Donna Taylor ordered a warrant be issued for his arrest, as she indicated would happen at the time of his previous no show.
Brandt was convicted of leaving the scene of a property-damage accident, a Class 2 misdemeanor committed Jan 28 in Orchard. Sentencing had b...