County Police assisted Walkerton Police in the arrest of an intoxicated driver.

Tuesday evening, September 14th about 6 Deputy Smith responded to the 2000 block of Plymouth LaPorte Trail to assist the Walkerton Police Department with a possibly intoxicated driver. 

After an investigation Derrik Duszynski, 33, of Walkerton was arrested for Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated.  He was lodged in the Marshall County Jail for Operating While Intoxicated and given a cash bond of $1,500.  

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.