Norfolk man arrested for violating domestic abuse protection order

NORFOLK, Neb. -- A missing tail light led to the arrest of a man on a domestic abuse protection order violation this weekend.

On Saturday at 8:00 p.m., a Norfolk Police officer conducted a traffic stop in the 500 block of W. Benjamin Avenue.

The male passenger in the car was identified as 38-year-old Pedro Valadez of Norfolk. It was discovered during the stop that the female driver had an active protection order against Valadez, and he was ordered to have no contact with her. 

Valadez was arrested and house in the Norfolk City Jail before being transferred to the Madison County Jail.