MugShot_cynthia villarrealA Ligonier woman was arrested for Disorderly Conduct early Monday morning, June 17th by County Police.

Just after midnight Officer Ayala with the Marshall County Sheriff’s Dept. investigated a suspicious person and vehicle in the area of the Speedway Gas Station in LaPaz.

During the course of the investigation, 25 year old Cynthia Villarreal of Ligonier attempted to flee from Officer Ayala. She was handcuffed and taken to the Marshall County Jail where she was booked in for: Disorderly Conduct, Public Intoxication, and Resisting Law Enforcement and held on a $1,000 cash bond.   



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