Officer Arnold with the Plymouth Police Department responded to a suspicious male walking southbound on North Michigan Street from Pierce Street about 5:45 on Thursday, April 22nd.

The concerned citizen said the male was walking with a bottle of alcohol.

The officer located the male subject staggering in the alley behind the Webster Community Center.

The male was identified as 23-year-old Jerry Murphy Jr. of Argos.  He was arrested on an outstanding Marshall County warrant for domestic battery and held with NO BOND.


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.