On Monday April 23, at approximately 9:30 in the evening, Marshall County Police Officer Joe Giordano conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for an equipment violation on Michigan Street in Plymouth in the area of Goshen Road.
It was later determined that the driver, 53 year old Carlos Medina Cerrato of Plymouth had been suspected of operating the vehicle while intoxicated.
Cerrato was taken to the hospital for a chemical test and later transported to the Marshall County Jail and booked in for Operating While Intoxicated.
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.