MugShot_Alexander HorstmanOn Sunday August 21, at approximately 12:51 a.m. an officer with the Marshall County Police Department initiated a traffic stop on US 30 near Iris Road.

During the course of the stop it was determined the driver was in possession of marijuana. 19 year old Alexander Horstman of Ft. Wayne was subsequently arrested and lodged in the Marshall County Jail for Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Paraphernalia.


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.