On Wednesday, January 3rd at 9:42 p.m., Officer Fisher with the Plymouth Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for speeding on U.S. 30 east of Oak Drive.

The driver was identified as 25-year-old Pedro Brito of Alexandria, VA.

It was later determined that Brito had never had a license. Pedro Brito was arrested and transported to Marshall County Jail.  His cash bond was posted about 11:20 p.m. and Brito 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.