Driving Without a licenseA Maryland man was arrested Thursday night following a traffic stop at US 30 and Michigan Street.

Plymouth Police Officer Ben McIntyre stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation at 11 o’clock.  During his investigation it was learned that the driver, 30 year old Jose Enrique Mejia-Orellano of Catonsville, MD had never received a driver’s license from Indiana or any other state.   He was taken into custody and transported to the Marshall County Jail and booked for Operator Never Licensed.


Sunday evening about 6:30 Officer McIntyre conducted a traffic stop at US 30 and Plymouth Goshen Trail.  34 year old Nicolas Vicente of Fort Wayne was found to be driving on a suspended driver’s license with a prior charge. He was taken into custody and lodged in the County Jail.


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