RTC inmate death

RTC inmate death


CONTACT Laura Strimple, Chief of Staff

OFFICE 402-479-5713 | laura.strimple@nebraska.gov

August 17, 2022 (Lincoln, Neb.) – Jack Talbitzer, #214952, age 59, died on August 15, 2022 at a Lincoln hospital. Talbitzer was incarcerated at the Reception and Treatment Center (RTC) in Lincoln. He was serving a one-year sentence on charges of delivery of a controlled substance and possession  of a controlled substance out of Dodge County.

While the cause of death has not yet been determined, Talbitzer was being treated for medical condition. As is the case whenever an inmate dies in the custody of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS), a grand jury will conduct an investigation.