Saturday afternoon Plymouth Police received a report of a vehicle all over the roadway. Officer Bob DeLee located the suspect vehicle on Michigan Street about 12:15. The driver, 46 year old Jeffery A. Lawton of Plymouth was observed not signaling 2 lane changes and not signaling a turn.


A traffic stopped was conducted at Jefferson and First Streets and after further investigation on scene and at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Lawton was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated and incarcerated at the Marshall County Jail on a $1,500 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.