Norfolk Woman Arrested for Drugs After One-Vehicle Accident

NORFOLK – A Norfolk woman is facing multiple charges after a car accident late Thursday.

Norfolk Police Capt. Michael Bauer says 23-year old Linda Chavez was arrested Thursday. Police were called to the Norfolk Walmart at 11:30 Thursday evening after a car struck a pole in the parking lot.

Witnesses told police the driver, later identified as Chavez, got out of the car and went into the store.

Officers found her in the store with scratches on her face from the accident. A search of her purse turned up methamphetamine and a drivers license that was suspended.

She was placed under arrest and is currently housed in the Madison County Jail.

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