A 67-year-old Beaver City man is charged in connection with incidents reported in December 2021. Bob Launchbaugh is charged with Third Degree Domestic Assault, Strangulation and False Imprisonment. Launchbaugh is also charged with Possession of a Deadly Weapon by a Prohibited Person. Launchbaugh’s bond was set at 10% of $500,000 in Furnas County Court, which has since been posted.
Search warrants executed by the Furnas County Sheriff’s Office on December 26, 2021 in several Beaver City buildings and vehicles resulted in the seizure of numerous guns and ammunition. Launchbaugh’s case has been bound over to Furnas County District Court. A date for arraignment has not been set.