Sunday, January 1st just before 2 a.m. Officer Stouder stopped a vehicle in the 100 block of North East Street. 21 year old Jamie A. Velazquez was arrested for the marijuana and lodged in the 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.