On Thursday, March 26th at 12:01 A.M. Officer Emenhiser with the Plymouth Police Department conducted a traffic stop in the area of Oak Drive and Jim Neu Drive. The driver vehicle identified as 18 year old, Alex Weiss of Plymouth was found to be in possession of marijuana and was taken into custody.
Weiss was transported to the Marshall County Jail where he was held on charges of Dealing in Marijuana –Possession with intent to Deal, Possession of Marijuana and Operating a Vehicle with a Controlled Substance and held on No 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.