On Friday, August 22nd at about 8:15 p.m. Sergeant Brad Kile of the Bremen Police Department observed a moped disregard two stop signs at Maple and East Street and East and Sherman Streets. The officer initiated a traffic stop.
During the investigation it was determined that the suspect, 49 year old Brett Eades of Mishawaka was operating while impaired and in possession of marijuana. Mr. Eades was incarcerated in the Marshall County Jail on a complaint of Operating While Intoxicated, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Paraphernalia.
His cash bond was set at $1,505 and he was given an initial hearing date of September 9th in Marshall County Superior Court I.
Listeners and readers are reminded that charging information supported by an affidavit of probable cause is merely an 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.