Plymouth Police Officer Krynock located 57 year old Richard J. Hopkins walking through Pak-A-Sak parking lot Monday evening about 9:15. Believing there was a warrant for his arrest, the officer was able to confirm a fines and cost warrant for Hopkins.
Richard Hopkins of Broadway Street in Plymouth was taken into custody and held in the Marshall County Jail on a $247 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.