05/29/13 On May 27, 2013 at 10:09 p.m. the Plymouth Police Department was dispatched to the 700 block of 1st Street in Plymouth in reference to a physical altercation at that location. The caller told police that a knife was involved. Arriving on the scene it was determined that the suspect, 23 year old John R. Bush Jr. of the 1st Street address had placed a knife against the neck of the victim causing a small injury on his neck.
John R. Bush Jr. had left the residence but police were able to locate him a short time later.
Detective Leo Mangus located witnesses and after everyone had been questioned Bush Jr. was booked into the Marshall County Jail for battery with a deadly weapon as a class D felony and public intoxication as a class B misdemeanor. His bond was set at $10,000.00.