Officer McFarland was eastbound on US 30 when he observed a pickup truck on US 30, hauling a utility trailer without a license plate. A traffic stop was initiated and the driver, Kevin Bradley was arrested for Driving While Suspended with a prior offense.
The vehicle was impoundment and during the inventory a substance believed to be methamphetamine was discovered.
Bradley was arrested and booked into the Marshall County Jail for Driving While Suspended, a Class A Misdemeanor and Possession of Methamphetamine, a Level 6 Offense. A case report will be completed and forwarded to the Marshall County Prosecutor`s Office to include the following traffic offenses: Operating without financial responsibility, false and fictitious registration, and no registration plate.
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.