At approximately 1:17 AM, Officer Wozniak stopped a 2001 Gold Ford Sport Utility Vehicle on US 31 near 11th Road for exceeding the maximum speed limit. During his investigation is was determined the driver, 25 year old Sidney Caldwell, was found to be Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated with a Controlled Substance in his system. He was charged with Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated with a Controlled Substance, OWI Endangering and Possession of Marijuana.
Sidney Caldwell was held in the Marshall County Jail on a $4,505 cash bond for about 8 hours before his bond was paid and he was released with a January 19th court date in Marshall Superior Court II.
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.