On Tuesday evening, November 28th at approximately 9:15, Plymouth Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that was traveling east on U.S. 30 near Oak Drive. The traffic stop was for excessive speed.
During Officer Schieber’s investigation, the driver was identified as Juan J. Arroyo-Gomez, 28, of Columbus, Ohio. Arroyo did not have a driver’s license. He was taken into custody and transported to the Marshall County Jail where he was charged with Operator Never Licensed with a prior conviction and held on a $500 cash bond. His cash bond was paid Wednesday morning just before 11 and Arroyo was released on bond.
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.