Newport News woman facing multiple charges for items found in purse

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Late Saturday evening, police stopped a vehicle near Oriana and Denbigh Boulevard. After evaluating the situation, the initial officers decided to call in narcotics K9’s.

Both the driver and passenger were asked to exit the vehicle. Further investigation revealed the female passenger had marijuana and a firearm in her purse. 

She faces charges for a concealed firearm and possession of marijuana

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