German “Pe-Wee” Pedraza shot and killed by Nebraska trooper

By | December 3, 2021

German “Pe-Wee” Pedraza Death – Cause of Death – 27-year-old German “Pe-Wee” Pedraza, of Emporia, was shot by a Nebraska Highway Patrol trooper on Wednesday, 24th of November 2021. Police reports states that German was shot while he sat in a car outside a Lincoln, Nebraska apartment building on Wednesday. Pedraza sadly died last Sunday, 28th of November 2021.

News outlets mentioned that German received a memorial rosary service on Wednesday night. According to his obituary, Pedraza was born in Emporia Wednesday, July 20, 1994 to Miguel Pedraza and Leticia Leon. He attended public schools at Columbus, Nebraska, when his family moved there. No relatives are shown to live in Kansas. Pedraza had a nine-year-old daughter.

The police said they found Pedraza in a car while conducting a drug investigation. Reports states that Pedraza appeared to pull out a gun and was told to put it down. A struggle ensued, ending with the unnamed trooper shooting Pedraza in the neck, according to Lancaster County Sheriff’s office. Investigations are ongoing.