Jared Knapp, 22 from Plymouth and Stephanie Nifong, 24 from Tyner were arrested by Officer Paul Stamper with the Plymouth Police Department on Sunday, February 5th following a call of a possible domestic battery in the public parking lot at Water and Washington Streets.
City officers responded to the scene about 6:15 in the morning and made contact with the two individuals. An investigation was conducted and both were arrested for Domestic Battery and Public Intoxication. Knapp was held on a $1,500 cash bond while Nifong was held on a $3,000 cash bond. Both are scheduled to appear in Marshall Superior Court II on February 28th.
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.