Monday evening about 7:45 Plymouth Police Officers were dispatch to the area of Gilmore and Dickson Streets for a reported hit and run accident.

Central Dispatch said the vehicle that was hit was following the suspect vehicle.

City Officer Matt Emenhiser made contact with both vehicles near the area of Nutmeg and 11B Roads. It was discovered that 35 year old Michael W. Goebel of Poplar Street in Plymouth was driving the suspect vehicle while intoxicated.

Goebel was transported to the Marshall County Jail and charged with the crime of OWI with a prior and Leaving the Scene of an Accident.


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.