On Thursday, July 7th Officer Arnold with the Plymouth Police Department responded at about 6:50 in the evening to the report of a reckless driver that was speeding and hitting construction cones in the construction area on US 30.
The suspect vehicle was located at the Red Rock Inn on North Michigan Street. The driver was identified as 42-year-old Melissa Goodrich of Knox. After an investigation, Goodrich was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated on a controlled substance, Possession of Methamphetamine, and Dealing in Methamphetamine. She was incarcerated at the Marshall County Jail.
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.