Investigation Continues into Antelope County Couple's Disappearance
NELIGH - The Antelope County Sheriff’s Department and other law enforcement agencies continue to search for a missing Antelope County couple. Antelope County Sheriff, Bob Moore says 31-year-old Amanda Makovicka of Orchard and 33-year-old Cory Wettlaufer of Inman have not been seen since Sunday evening, January 5th when Wettlaufer stopped at a convenience store in Ewing and asked to charge fuel. Wettlaufer was driving a white 1997 GMC Blazer with Nebraska license plate number 36-K20. the Nebraska Civil Air Patrol and fire departments from O’Neill, Chambers, Ewing, Orchard and Clearwater have spent hours searching the area for the missing couple and the vehicle. Moore says the Antelope and Holt County Sheriffs’ Offices and the Nebraska State Patrol are continuing to follow up on information and leads. If you have any information on the whereabouts of Makovicka, Wettlaufer or the vehicle, please call the Antelope County Sheriff’s Office at (402) 887-4148.