Brother says if Simants is sane, then he should be released
Erwin Charles Simants appears before Judge Rowlands of North Platte on May 27, 1993. This is the most recent public photo of Simants.
Posted: Tuesday, October 22, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — Multiple psychiatric experts have evaluated Erwin Charles Simants in the 38 years since he killed six members of a family in a small western Nebraska town.
But only one carries weight with Lincoln County District Judge Donald Rowlands, who decided Tuesday that Simants will remain locked in a state mental hospital.
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Tuesday, October 22, 2013 12:00 am.