Running the license plate he found the owner was suspended with a prior charge. Initiating a traffic stop, 29 year old Michael Bowens of Rochester was taken into custody and transported to the Marshall County Jail. He was booked in for Driving While Suspended with a Prior.
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.