Early Friday morning, November 15th, Marshall County Police, along with LaPaz Fire and EMS were dispatched to the Speedway Gas Station in LaPaz for a female that was unresponsive.
Officer Wozniak arrived on scene about 2 a.m. and located the female, 24 year old Kacey L. Cooper of Monterey. She was showing signs of intoxication by illegal narcotics.
Cooper was examined by EMS and signed a refusal.
During the investigation Kacey Cooper was found to have an active warrant through thru Marshall County. She was also found to be in possession of a syringe and a small amount of methamphetamine.
After seeking jail clearance by the Plymouth Hospital Cooper was booked into the Marshal County Jail for possession of methamphetamine, unlawful possession of a syringe, false informing and an active warrant. Her cash bond was set at $3,000 and her warrant bond for failure to appear is $191.
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.