On Saturday, July 31st just before midnight, Marshall County Central Dispatch Center received a 911 call from a female in the 12,000 block of Walnut Hill Drive in Lakeville advising that she had been assaulted by another female at the residence.
Officer Ayala with the Sheriff’s Department responded to the scene and began an investigation. During the course of his investigation, Kaley Peterson, 27, of Granger was taken into custody for Disorderly Conduct and Public Intoxication and transported to the Marshall County Jail. Peterson was held on a cash bond of $255.00. Her bond was posted on August 1st and she was released with an August 17 court date in Marshall Superior Court II.
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.