Jeffrey A. Hessler, 24, of Gering, was arrested on Wednesday in the death of HeatherGuerrero, a 15 year old girl who disappeared a day earlier from her newspaper route.  Hesslerwas arrested on suspicion of first degree murder, kidnapping, first degree sexual assault and useof a firearm to commit a felony.  Heather's body was found in an abandoned house at LakeMinatare.  She went missing early Tuesday while she delivered Scottsbluff Star-Heraldnewspapers in her neighborhood.  Last August, another 15 year old girl who delivered papersfor the Star-Herald was sexually assaulted while at work in the pre-dawn hours.  In that case,which remains unsolved, the victim was grabbed from behind as she delivered the papers.
(Gering, Nebraska)