LaPaz Police CarOn Friday, November 27th at approximately 4:15 p.m. LaPaz Police initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle traveling southbound on Michigan Road at U.S. 6.  The stop was for an equipment violation.

During the stop, it was found that the driver, Dustin Baker of Plymouth, was a habitual traffic violator.

He was incarcerated at the Marshall County Jail with a bond of $1,505.


Listeners and 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.