On Sunday, November 15th at 6:50 P.M. Officer Arnold with the Plymouth Police Department conducted a traffic stop in the area of Parkview Drive and North Michigan Street. The driver of the vehicle identified as 39 year old Ryan Lewis of Michigan City was found to be Operating While Intoxicated. Lewis was taken into custody and transported to the Marshall County Jail where he was held on the charges of Operating While Intoxicated with Endangerment and Operating a Vehicle After Being Adjudged a Habitual Traffic Violator with bond set at $1,505.
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 jury at which the State is obligated to provide proof beyond a reasonable doubt before a judgment of guilt may be made.