Early Sunday morning about 1:45 Plymouth Police Officer Chris Miller stopped a vehicle at the intersection of Oak Drive and Ritter Street. The driver, 23 year old Michael P. Burk of Wheatfield was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated with a blood alcohol content of .08 or higher.
On Monday, January 11th Assistant Police Chief Mark Owen was dispatched to the south parking lot of the County Building for a warrant service. 24 year old Bruce Thomas of South Bend was arrested on a warrant out of St. Joseph County for a probation violation.
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.