On Friday evening, March 3rd (2023) at approximately 6:15, the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department received a call in reference to a vehicle that had run off the roadway in the area of US 30 and Rose Road.
Officers responded to the scene and located the vehicle and identified the driver as Jay D. Crow Jr, 49 of Fort Wayne. Officers believed that he was intoxicated. Officers conducted an Operating While Intoxicated investigation and Crow was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated and booked into the Marshall County Jail. He was held on a $1,500 cash 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 by jury at which the State is obligated to provide proof beyond a reasonable doubt before a judgment of guilt may be made.