Wife of Pratt mayor arrested
The wife of Pratt Mayor Gary Fields was arrested Monday, according to officials from Kanawha Magistrate Court.
Norma Fields was arraigned Monday night and charged with domestic battery.
Fields was being held at South Central Regional Jail, according to the state Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority website.
There were no additional details of the incident available Tuesday evening.
Fields has faced charges before.
In October last year, Norma Fields was arrested for allegedly harassing a city employee who had filed a protective order against her, according to Gazette reports. She was also arrested and charged with domestic battery in 2011 after she allegedly swung a metal cane at her husband outside their home.
Neighbors have filed 12 criminal complaints against Norma and Gary Fields, but they were dismissed, according to Gazette reports.