A person of interest is in custody and is the suspect of a string of crimes that include two murders in rural Lancaster county and two violent home invasions in Lincoln yesterday along with vehicle thefts. Sheriff Terry Wagner says that a neighbor alerted them to the deaths of Steven and Carolyn Baily on N. 98th and Raymond road yesterday afternoon.
“The Bailey’s had dogs and they were loose which is very uncommon. A neighbor went to the house and called us and that’s how they were uncovered.”
In custody on an unrelated federal drug warrant is transient 34 year old Christopher Crago. He is being interviewed in connection with a number of incidents yesterday including a home invasion on the 7100 block of Morton..in which a man armed with a shot gun entered thru an unlocked door and robbed a couple of their Grand Cherokee…The suspect is also linked to another incident when a man sleeping on a couch in the 2300 block of pawnee avenue was hit over the head and robbed of one hundred dollars.