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November 19, 2021 Press Release

Nov 19, 2021

On November 18, 2021 at 1:53 p.m., Norfolk Police and Norfolk Fire & Rescue responded to an injury accident in the 800 block of Glenwood Boulevard.  When officers arrived, they found a 2010 Dodge Journey resting on its top.  The female occupant had exited the vehicle by the time that officers arrived and was treated the Norfolk Fire & Rescue. She was transported Faith Regional Hospital.  Officers…

November 9, 2021 Press Release

Nov 10, 2021

On November 9, 2021 at 3:24 p.m., Norfolk Police, and Norfolk Fire & Rescue responded to an injury accident at the intersection of N. Highway 81 and Eisenhower Avenue.  A northbound 1999 Dodge Ram pickup collided with the passenger side of an eastbound 2014 Ford Explorer.  The female adult driver and three small children in the Explorer were all transported to Faith Regional Hospital. The male driver…

November 1, 2021 Press Release

Nov 01, 2021

On October 29, 2021 at 2:46 p.m., Norfolk Police and Norfolk Fires & Rescue were called to a one vehicle accident near the intersection of 13th Street and Nebraska Avenue.  Upon arrival officers had contact with the lone driver who was identified as Christopher D. Mueller, 30, of Norfolk.  Officers observed that Mueller was exhibiting signs of impairment when they arrived.  Witnesses stated that…

October 26, 2021 Press Release

Oct 26, 2021

On October 24, 2021, at 1:29 a.m., Norfolk Police were called to the 1000 block of Koenigstein Avenue for a report of loud music coming from a parked car. The reporting party provided a description of the vehicle.  Officers arrived and found the car running.  As officer approached, the driver stepped out of the vehicle.  The driver refused to identify himself to the officers and refused to answer…

October 18, 2021 Press Release

Oct 18, 2021

On October 15, 2021 at about 8:30 a.m., Norfolk Police were called to an apartment in the 1400 block of County Club Road for an assault report.  The female victim reported that Kyle J. Walter, 32, of Norfolk, had just assaulted her and had Left.  She explained that they were in a verbal argument and that Walter grabbed her by the throat and pushed her into a door.  The victim’s…

October 13, 2021 Press Release

Oct 13, 2021

On October 13, 2021 at 8:56 a.m., Norfolk Police and Norfolk Fire & Rescue were called to an injury accident at the intersection of E. Norfolk Avenue and Hickory Street. A Subaru was westbound on Norfolk Avenue and attempted to make a left turn onto S. Hickory.  As it was turning, an eastbound Dodge Caravan collided with the passenger side of the Subaru, causing the Subaru to flip onto its side. …

October 12, 2021 Press Release

Oct 12, 2021

On October 9, 2021 at 9:30 a.m., Norfolk Police were called to a business in the 4600 block of West Norfolk Avenue for a burglary report.  Sometime between October 8th at 6:00 p.m. and 9:30 a.m. on October 9th, someone had entered the business and stole cash.  Business employees and the responding officer reviewed the surveillance video and were able to identify the suspect as Eirene E. Waite, 56,…

October 7, 2021 Press Release

Oct 12, 2021

On October 6, 2021 at 12:01 p.m., Norfolk Police received a report of a reckless driver.  The reporter was following a vehicle and reported that it was all over the road and was driving very unsafe. The reporter provided a description and license plate and also continued to follow the vehicle until officers arrived in the area.  Officers located the vehicle and observed it cross the center line…

October 4, 2021 Press Release

Oct 04, 2021

On October 3, 2021 at 10:04 a.m., Norfolk Police responded to a residence in the 700 block of Koenigstein Avenue for a protection order violation.  Officers had contact with the victim who stated that she had been assaulted by Victor M. Aviles Carreno, 30, of Norfolk, and that she currently has a protection order against him.  She explained the circumstance to the officers and they verified that…

September 21, 2021 Press Release

Sep 21, 2021

On September 20, 2021 at 2:11 p.m., Norfolk Police assisted a Nebraska State Probation officer with serving an arrest detainer on Opal E. Lehmann, 37, of Norfolk.  The officers located Lehmann and took her into custody.  In a subsequent search, officers recovered methamphetamine from her.  She was then also arrested for possession of a controlled substance.  She was housed in the Norfolk City Jail…