Crofton Journal

At approximately 7:30 A.M. on May 7, 2022, the Knox Sheriff’s Office received a phone call from Evelyn Hennings, that Main Street Treasures, at 111 Main St., Crofton, Nebraska had been broken into sometime between then and approximately 6:00 p.m. on Friday night. 

Missing was a safe which contained proceeds from the day before at the business. Entrance was gained by prying the back door of the business open. The safe was removed from the business and as of this date has not been recovered. 

If anyone has any information, please contact the Knox County Sheriff’s Office.

On May 13, 2022, at approximately 8:15 PM Knox County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding a safe and a wheelbarrow located at 711 West Harold Street in Crofton. 

The safe was the same safe that was stolen from Main Street Treasures. The Sheriff’s Office took the safe and will process it before returning it to the owners. 

Investigation continues into the burglary and the Sheriff’s Office is in the process of trying to identify possible suspects from photographs.

On Saturday, May 14, 2022, at approximately 11:45 P.M., the Knox County Sheriff’s Office received the report of a vandalism to a mailbox near the intersection of 876 Road and 529 Avenue. 

An analysis of the mailbox and scene revealed a vehicle travelling westbound on 876 Road stopped, an individual exited the vehicle, then struck the mailbox several times with a blunt object. The vehicle appeared to rapidly flee westbound on 876 Road. If anyone has any information or witnessed the incident, please contact the Knox County Sheriff’s Office at 402-288-4261.


5-10-2022 Brevin Sheridan, 23, Sioux City; I. Carrying Concealed Weapon; *Santee*

5-12-2022 Ameila Rouillard, 28, Santee; I. Probation Violation; II. Possession of Controlled Substance-Meth by Ingestion; *Santee*

5-14-2022 Oriana Archambeau 21, Santee; I. Probation Violation; II. Resisting Arrest; III. Obstruction of Police; *Santee*

5-15-2022 Rodney Thomas, Jr., Bloomfield, 33; I. Failure to Appear; II. Refusal of Chemical Test; *Santee Warrant*