Handcuffs-newA suspicious person complaint on Saturday, June 1st lead to the arrest of a Walkerton man.

About 5 p.m. Plymouth Police Sgt. Joe Deisch investigated the complaint of a man in front of the Plymouth Public Library at 201 North Center Street.  He located 26 year old Mathew V. Obrien who was passes out in front of the library.

Obrien was taken into custody and transported to the Marshall County Jail where he was arrested for Possession of Marijuana as a first offense and Public Intoxication.  He was held on a $500 cash bond.


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