Friday night, September 27th, just before midnight the Marshall County Centralize Dispatch Center received a call of a possible impaired or unsafe driver all over the roadway on U.S. 30. The vehicle was followed by the complainant onto U.S. 31 northbound from U.S. 30.
Officer Ayala with the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department located the vehicle and initiated a traffic stop. The officer offered the driver, 27 year old Brandon Noe of Bremen the opportunity to do standardized field sobriety testing.
The driver was then transported to Plymouth hospital for a chemical test where he was found to be almost four times the legal limit.
Noe was later transported to the Marshall County Jail where he was booked for Operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated .15% or higher and OWI-Endangerment.
Brandon Noe was held on a $1500.00 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.