Shank Found Guilty, Faces 54 Years in Prison

COLUMBUS – A previously convicted felon was found guilty of delivering meth and possession a deadly weapon on Wednesday.

Court records say Roman Shank, 28, plead no contest, and was found guilty of delivering a hazardous drug and possession of a deadly weapon by a prohibited person. Shank was arrested back in October, after an Nebraska State Patrol raid of his home, says court records.

Shank could face a maximum sentence of 54 years in prison, and a minimum sentence of one year in prison. Sentencing is scheduled for March 16th, says court records.


COLUMBUS – A Columbus man and woman were arrested after a NSP raid on Wednesday, that discovered meth and suspected LSD.

An arrest affidavit says, Nebraska State Patrol served a search warrant at 2513 1/2 21st Street on Wednesday at approximately 1:00 p.m. During the search warrant, NSP state that they found, meth, suspected LSD, brass knuckles, as well as numerous items of drug paraphernalia, and items consistently used for distributing drugs to multiple people.

NSP say in the affidavit, that they also found a phone, which contained text messages setting up possible drug transactions.

The two who lived at the residence, convicted felon Roman Shank, 27, and Angela Dohmen, 21, were arrested on multiple charges.

Shank was arrested for possession of meth with intent to deliver, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of a deadly weapon by a prohibited person, says court records.

Dohmen was arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and possession of drug paraphernalia, says court records.

Both are scheduled to make appearances in court on November 8th at 10:30 a.m.