Warrant issued in child abuse case

May 13, 2024 | Courts

NEWKIRK — A warrant with bond endorsed at $10,000 is issued for Nicholas W. Lette, 56, Udall, Kansas.

Lette is facing a felony count of child abuse and a misdemeanor charge of malicious injury to property under $1,000 filed on April 9 following an investigation by Ponca City police.

Police report that Lette is accused of choking and punching a 16-year-old during a disturbance reported on Feb. 21.