Officer Jerrid Arnold stopped Cripe in an alley near the intersection of North Walnut and West Novelty Street. An investigation began and Officer Arnold arrested Cripe for Operating a motor vehicle While Intoxicated. He was lodged in the County Jail on a $250 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.