About 9:30 a county officer stopped the vehicle and determined that Knepper was impaired and in possession of marijuana. He was taken for a certified chemical test and then lodged into the Marshall County Jail for Operating While Intoxicated Endangering a Person, OWI on a Controlled Substance, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Paraphernalia. The cash bond was set at $1,500 cash.
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.