Two facing meth charges in Norfolk






By Holly Henry, WTKR Online Producer



Norfolk police have arrested 35-year-old Jeremy Michael Balmer and 42-year-old Rachel Caroline Liberty, both of the 1200 block of Strand Street, for charges relating to methamphetamine.
Balmer is charged with possession of methamphetamine, and intent to distribute methamphetamine. He is also charged for having a child present during the manufacturing of the methamphetamine.

Liberty is charged with possession with intent to sell or distribute.
The relationship between Balmer and Liberty is unclear at this time.

Police say on Monday, February 6, 2012, emergency services received a call at approximately 1:30 p.m. for a possible narcotics lab located in the backyard shed of a residence in the 1200 block of Strand Street.

Suspicious items were identified and the scene was secured.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue, DEA, Narcotics Division, Patrol Division, and HSD personnel responded to the scene.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates.


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