Norfolk woman arrested for cocaine

November 10, 2018

A Wednesday night traffic stop lead to the arrest of a Norfolk woman on drug charges.

Capt. Mike Bauer with the Norfolk Police Division said an officer pulled over a vehicle for failure to use a turn signal at 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of First Street and Northwestern Avenue.

The officer had contact with the driver, Crystal Wieneke, 41.

A check of Wieneke’s license showed it was currently suspended, and she was placed under arrest for driving under suspension.

In a subsequent 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 then 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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