On Wednesday, December 30th, at approximately 7:10 PM, County Police Officer Wozniak conducted a traffic stop on US 30 at Plymouth Goshen Trail on a 2004 GMC SUV that was exceeding the maximum speed limit. The driver, identified as 58 year old Derrick White of Fort Wayne was found to be driving without ever receiving a driver`s license and driving while suspended with a prior chare on an ID card through Indiana.
Mr. White was taken to the Marshall County Jail and booked and held on a $755 cash bond.
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.