An officer with the Marshall County Police Department conducted a traffic stop on Saturday, March 13th, at approximately 7:20 in the evening on US 31 near 17th Road. The stop was conducted on a blue 2007 Chrysler passenger vehicle that was exceeding the maximum speed limit. The driver, 25 year old Tara D. Dailey of South Bend was found to be operating a vehicle without a driver`s license. She was taken to the Marshall County Jail and held on a $255 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.