Officers discovered that 31 year old Duane Longacre of lot 235 at 1535 North Michigan Street was the driver who left the scene of the accident. A passenger in the vehicle, 28 year old Paul White of Redwood Road was in possession of a syringe.
Both men were transported to the Marshall County Jail.
Paul White was booked for the Unlawful Possession of a Syringe and held on a $1,500 cash bond while Duane Longacre was held for Failure to Stop after Accident and held on a $1,500 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.