MugShot_Colton BalberOn Wednesday, October 21, at 10:21 p.m. 19 year old Colton Balber of Plymouth was arrested by an officer with the Marshall County Police Department following a traffic stop in the 100 block Queen Road north of Plymouth-LaPorte Trail.  He was charged with Illegal Consumption of alcohol by a minor.

Readers are reminded that charging information supported by an affidavit of probable cause is merely an allegation that a crime has been committed and that there is only probable cause to believe a crime has been committed.  They are presumed innocent throughout the proceedings and are entitled to be represented by counsel and entitled to a trial by jury at which the State is obligated to provide proof beyond a reasonable doubt before a judgment of guilt may be made.