About 2:50 an officer with the Marshall County Police Department stopped a vehicle on US 30 near Tulip Road. During the course of the stop it was determined that the driver, 18 year old Alexis McClellan of Knox was intoxicated. She was lodged in the Marshall County Jail for Illegal Consumption of Alcohol by a Minor.
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.