Plymouth Patrolman Bob DeLee stopped a vehicle at Plum and Jefferson Streets for driving without its headlights. Officer DeLee discovered that the driver, 30 year old Tanya K. McNeal of Plymouth had never received a driver’s license. She was taken into custody and lodged in the Marshall County Jail on a charge of Operator Never Licensed.
Readers are reminded that charging information supported by an affidavit of probable cause is a mere allegation that 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.