Traffic stop leads to arrest of Norfolk woman

November 10, 2018

NORFOLK - A traffic stop led to the arrest of a Norfolk woman Wednesday night.

According to Captain Mike Bauer, a Norfolk Police officer performed a traffic stop on a vehicle that failed to use its turn signal at the intersection of 1st Street and Northwestern Avenue.

The officer had contact with the driver who was identified as 41-year-old Crystal Wieneke.

A check of her license showed that her license was currently suspended, and she was then placed under arrest for driving under suspension.

In a search of the vehicle, officers recovered a small bag of white powder that tested positive for cocaine.

Wieneke was questioned about the cocaine and was also arrested for possession of a controlled substance.

She was held in the Norfolk City Jail and later transferred to the Madison County Jail.

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