Drug suspect caught napping twice in one week

Jimmy Norman

PIKEVILLE, Ky. — Pikeville Police arrested a man on drug trafficking charges Thursday night after finding him passed out in his car at a gas station.

And the arrest comes one week after he was arrested for drug trafficking after being found passed out in his car at Walmart,

In the most recent arrest, officers reportedly found 44-year-old Jimmy Norman with a bag containing a large crystal believed to be meth, along with several bags believed to contain heroin or fentanyl. 

A week earlier, officers found meth, heroin, marijuana, a variety of pills and a handgun that had been reported stolen inside boxes concealed in his vehicle’s engine compartment.

Norman now faces numerous counts of trafficking and other drug charges, along with receiving stolen property and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.