On Wednesday, Feb. 13, at approximately 9:34 p.m., deputies with the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office were called to an assault in progress in Hamburg.  Upon arrival, the victim advised that Christian Hoefling, age 25 of Nebraska City, who had been staying at the residence, assaulted him, threatened him with a knife, and then left the scene prior to law enforcement arrival.

Hoefling was located walking in Hamburg and taken into custody without incident.

Hoefling was charged with assault while displaying a dangerous weapon, and theft fifth.

Hoefling was being held at the Fremont County Jail on $2,000 cash bond.