Newport Woman Faces Drug Charges After Apparently Hitting Bridge

VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind – Vermillion County Police received calls Tuesday afternoon about a vehicle that had possibly hit the bridge in the area of SR 71 and CR 75 west at the Little Vermillion River.

Deputies found the vehicle sitting in the middle of the CR 50 North just off SR 71 North of Dana.

The driver, 40-year-old Yacey K. Fazio of Newport, failed field sobriety tests.

K9 Zeus indicated drugs.

Officers found paraphernalia, methamphetamine, scales, marijuana, and many other items.

Fazio was arrested on charges of driving under the influence of drugs, dealing meth, possession of meth and paraphernalia.

She is being held in the Vermillion County Jail on $25,000.00 bond.