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A 7-year-old Spring Valley boy was treated and released from St. Margaret’s Hospital, Spring Valley, for injuries sustained in a two-vehicle accident reported at 3:06 p.m. Thursday at St. Paul and Greenwood Streets, Spring Valley police said.
Owen O’Connor, 7, was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Gabriela Serratos of 601 W. Cleveland St., Spring Valley, which collided with a vehicle driven by Sarah J. Munson, 38, of 307 W. Minnesota St., Spring Valley.
Munson was charged with failure to yield and no insurance. There were no additional injuries.
Tiffany Byrne, 33, of 320 Fourth St., La Salle was charged with driving with a suspended license and operation of an uninsured motor vehicle after she was stopped in the 800 block of Joliet Street at 3:37 p.m. Friday, according to La Salle police.
Teresa Macdavitt, 52, of 22 Oak Ridge Drive was charged with unlawful burning at 4:48 p.m. Friday, according to La Salle police.
Cameron A. Jones, 18, of 541 Fifth St., La Salle was picked up at 10:30 a.m. Friday at his residence on a failure-to-appear warrant for an uninsured motor vehicle, according to Peru police. Peru police were investigating a separate matter.
William Rivera, 37, of 848 Mozart St., Chicago was charged with disobeying a stop sign and driving while license suspended at 12:04 p.m. Friday at Route 251 and 38th Street, according to Peru police.
Jessie James Davis III of Streator and Kayla Marie Hysell of Streator
Kyle James Connell of Morris and Alexandra Kristine Vresh of Morris
Guadalupe Ruiz Jr. of Mendota and Martha Susana Figueroa of Mendota
William Vazquez of La Salle and Sonia Aguilar of La Salle
Scott Edward Moshage of Utica and Elizabeth Holly Richardson of Jacksonville
Joshua Curtis Roberts Sr. of La Salle and Heather Lynn Swartz of La Salle
Milton David Rivers of La Salle and Kathryn Elizabeth Roberts of La Salle
Gary Lee Modesitt of Marseilles and Sheila Mae Sampson of Marseilles
John Michael Mitchell of Ottawa and Christin Elisabeth Chamberlain of La Salle
Kevin Alexander Meyn of Aurora and Kellie Louise Doyle of Aurora
Benjamin Nicholas Blanco of Tonica and Emily Ann Rowe of Tonica