MugShot_Platz,MitchellOn Tuesday afternoon, April 17th Plymouth Police Officer Ben McIntryre pulled a vehicle over for a traffic violation at Hoham and Western.

His investigation showed that 32 year old Mitchell Platz of Plymouth was driving after being adjudged a habitual traffic violator.  During a search of his vehicle, methamphetamine along with schedule 2 and 4 controlled substances were located.  Also located were drug paraphernalia and a syringe.  Mr. Platz was taken into custody and transported to the Marshall County Jail for booking and held on a $1,500 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.