MugShot_Melynda ChanceyA traffic stop early Friday morning landed a South Bend woman in the Marshall County Jail.

About 2:15 Friday morning County Police Officer Wozniak conducted a traffic stop on a 2002 Cadillac utility vehicle in the area of US 31 and State Road 10.

The driver of the vehicle, 22 year old Melynda Chancey was found to be Operating a vehicle Without ever receiving a driver`s License and was in possession of Cocaine. She was taken to the Marshall County Jail.


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.