Lincoln Police arrest man accused of beating woman unconscious
LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - A Lincoln man was arrested for punching and kicking a woman unconscious, according to the Lincoln Police Department.
Austin Lightfeather, 31, was arrested by LPD moments after the Thursday morning incident at a residence near Vine and north 33rd Streets.
According to police, Lightfeather, who knows the victim, broke into the woman’s home before kicking and punching her unconscious.
The 49-year-old victim was found lying in her driveway when officers arrived to the scene around 6 a.m. Police said the home’s door was kicked in and blood was found throughout the residence.
The woman was transported to a hospital with broken bones in her shoulder and cuts on her face.
Lightfeather was booked for first degree assault and burglary.
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