On Wednesday, August 9th at 5:30 in the morning an officer with the Plymouth Police Department conducted a traffic stop on Michigan Street near Hoham Drive for a traffic violation.

During the officer’s investigation, it was determined that the driver, 25-year-old Sandra Vazquez of South Bend was operating a vehicle without ever being issued a license.  Vazquez was transported to the Marshall County Jail and booked in for Operating Without a License.

Readers are reminded that charging information supported by an affidavit of probable cause is a mere 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.