27 year old Christopher Lenier Brown of Maywood, Illinois was arrested Saturday night, October 14th by Plymouth Police Officer Krynock after he was stopped at US 30 and Oak Drive for a traffic infraction.
During the stop, Mr. Brown was found to be in possession of a green leafy substance that field-tested positive for marijuana. Christopher Brown was transported to the Marshall County Jail where he was lodged on a $2,250 bond and given a court date of November 21.
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