On Saturday, September 17th, 2022 at approximately 2:00 AM, a Marshall County Police Officer initiated a traffic stop in the area of Lincoln Highway and Queen Road on a gray 2013 Nissan Altima.

During the investigation, the driver of the vehicle, Ronald E. Grady of Walkerton was found to be under the influence of alcohol. Field Sobriety testing and a certified chemical test were completed, and he was found to be almost two times the legal limit of alcohol.

Ronald Grady was transported to the Marshall County Jail and processed for Operating a Vehicle with a BAC of .08 or more and Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated Endangering. 

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.