Arrested29 year old Jose Mario Mendez Machado of Bremen was arrested Friday afternoon about 4:15 by Bremen Officer Jared Siple.

Mr. Machado was located at 200 Bike Street and taken into custody for Sexual Vicarious Gratification with a victim 14 year of age or under.  He was also charged with Possession of Cocaine.

Jose Mario Mendez Machado was held in the Marshall County Jail on a $25,000 cash bond.



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.