Norfolk man arrested after police find suspected meth in sock
NORFOLK, Neb. -- Around 7 p.m., Norfolk Police said they had contact with a man standing outside his residence.
Officials said that when they arrived in the 1500 block of Ponca Hills Drive, 31-year-old Brandon James, was outside when they informed him that he had an active Madison County arrest warrant.
According to authorities, when told this, he turned and ran from the officers
into his house. Officers pursued him and were able to grab his arms.
Officials said the suspect continued to fight and resist until officers were able to handcuff him.
Norfolk Police said that in a search following the pursuit, they recovered a small plastic bag, from inside his sock, that tested positive for meth.
Officials said James was arrested for the Madison County warrant, obstructing a peace officer, resisting arrest, and possession of a controlled substance.
He was housed in the Norfolk City Jail and later transferred to the Madison