Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office was notified by the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office of a sexual assault that had taken place in the county. A 56 year old Fairbury man was arrested, last Thursday in connection with an alleged sexual assault case dating back to February.
Following a lengthy investigation by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, the Nebraska Attorney Generals’ Office, and the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office an arrest warrant was submitted to the Jefferson County Court and a warrant was issued for Dwain G. Junker, 56 of rural Fairbury.
Junker turned himself into the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office on his own volition. He is charged with one count of sexual assault of a minor first degree, and two counts of sexual assault/forcible-first degree.
Bond was set at $50,000 of which Junker posted the 10 percent for release.