On Friday, October 13th, just before midnight, Marshall County Officer Wozniak initiated a traffic stop on a white 2009 Pontiac in the area of US 6 and Michigan Road for traveling 78 MPH in a posted 55 MPH zone.
The driver of the vehicle, 28 year old Brandon J. Heston of Plymouth was found to be operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol. He was taken to Plymouth Hospital for a certified test and showed to be over two times the legal limit of alcohol.
Brandon Heston was lodged in the Marshall County Jail on a $1,500 cash bond that was paid on October 14th at 9:30a.m. and he was released with a October 31st initial hearing in Marshall Superior Court II.
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.