A 15-year-old boy of Spring Valley was charged with truancy in Hall High School at 8:45 a.m. Dec. 17.
Hit and run accident
Following an investigation into a hit and run accident, Jermaine A. Bray, 33, of Ladd was charged with no valid driver’s license, improper backing and leaving the scene of an accident in the 200 block of West Cleveland Street at 8:42 p.m. Dec. 16. He was also picked up on a Lee County warrant for failure to appear for contempt of court.
A two vehicle accident involving Gary L. Bruch, 57, of Magnolia and Mark J. Wallin, 48, of Peru occurred on East Saint Paul Street near Greenwood Street at 3:22 p.m. Dec. 17. Bruch was charged with improper backing.