Road rage complaint yields rock of meth

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City police investigating a possible road rage incident on April 7 made a drug arrest at the Walmart parking lot.

Court records say a woman called police out of concern that a car was following her after a near-collision on 11th Street. Police say the driver, 46-year-old Kevin Rummel of Lincoln had active arrest warrants out of Nebraska and Kansas.

He requested that police turn the vehicle over to the passenger, 49-year-old Kelli Sovereign of Lincoln.

Police say they searched the vehicle because of an open container of beer and found a rock of methamphetamine weighing 4.9 grams in the center console.

Rummel was arrested, but Sovereign experience a seizure and was transported to CHI Health St. Mary’s. A warrant for her arrest was issued April 16.