The Marshall County Central Dispatch Center advised area officers of a suspected impaired driver that was traveling west on Lincoln Highway east from Iris Road on Saturday, June 17th at approximately 8 p.m.

An officer with the Plymouth Police Department observed a vehicle matching the description and proceeded to follow the vehicle as it traveled west onto Gibson Street. The Officer conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of Garro and Indiana Streets.

During the traffic stop, the officer identified the driver as Bayron A. Mayrena-Gutierrez, 34, of the 300 block of West Garro Street in Plymouth.  The officer believed he was intoxicated.

As a result of the investigation, Bayron Gutierrez was found to be over three times the legal limit and was arrested for Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated, Operating While Intoxicated over .15, and Operator Never Licensed. Mayrena-Gutierrez was transported to 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 by jury at which the State is obligated to provide proof beyond a reasonable doubt before a judgment of guilt may be made.