Police arrest Newport News woman with meth chemicals in car parked in front of home

Posted at 3:53 PM, Feb 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-14 15:53:02-05
Autumn Marie Wells

Autumn Marie Wells

Newport News, Va. – Newport News police have arrested Autumn Marie Wells , 28, for manufacturing methamphetamine and possession of heroin.

Items that are used to make methamphetamine, were found in a car parked outside of her home located in the first block of Middlesex Road.

According to police, officers were called to Middlesex Road around 1 p.m. for a home invasion.

When they arrived, officers found hazardous chemicals in the home believed be used to manufacture meth.

Officers got out of the home and requested the NNFD Hazmat Team. One woman and two men who lived at the home were not injured.

The investigation is still on going.

Wells is currently being held the Newport News City Jail.