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Authorities Asking for Help to Find Suspects in Beating of Davenport Man

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The Nebraska State Patrol is asking for the public's help to locate two suspects believed to be involved in the beating of a Davenport man.

The agency says investigators are looking fortwo white males.

One suspect is said to beapproximately 55 years old, 5'8'', 165 lbs., with a sandy blonde orlight gray beard and mustache, and short sandy blonde or light gray hair. Hewas wearing a green camouflage shirt, desert camouflage pants, boots and abrown military style hat.

The second suspect is described as being inhis 40's, approximately 5'8'', 190 lbs., with a stocky build. He waswearing a black ski mask, dark glasses, a red shirt under a black zip-upsweatshirt, black sweat pants and black or gray hiking boots.

Officers with the Nuckolls County Sheriff's Office requested the agency's assistance in investigating an assault that occurred in a home under construction north of Oak.

StevenReinke, 62, Davenport, told investigators he was working alone in the home when two males entered the home around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, andassaulted him with a wooden baseball bat. 

He reportedly walked to a neighbor's house where he was later found upon their return home. 

Reinke suffered a skullfracture, a broken arm and a broken leg.

Authorities believe the suspects headed south after leaving the home, driving an older boxy 1996-stylegreen Dodge Dakota pickup, with a matching green topper and a possible redpinstripe on both the pickup and the topper.

Anyonewith information on this incident shouldcall the Nebraska State Patrol Troop C Headquarters in Grand Island at 308.385.6000.

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