MugShot_Garry TiptonOn Sunday, January 17th, at approximately 3:40 AM, Marshall County Officers were dispatched to the area of Rose and Sycamore Roads in reference to a male passed out in the driver seat of a vehicle.

Officer found the driver, 53 year old Garry Tipton of LaPorte in the vehicle.  He was transported to the Marshall County Jail and booked in for Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated with a prior conviction and held on $1,505 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.