Saturday morning about 11:50, Plymouth Police Officer Steve DeLee was responding to a report of indecent exposure in the city parking lot. As he approached the area the suspect lifted her shirt and then tried to walk away.
Officer DeLee made contact with 24 year old Stephanie Nifong of Jarrah Road in Plymouth at the intersection of Michigan and Washington Streets
Nifong was intoxicated and resisted arrest. While trying to place her in a squad car she kicked a city officer in the leg.
Stephanie Nifong was lodged in the Marshall County Jail for Battery, Public Intoxication and Public Nudity and held on a $750 cash bond.
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.