Two people have been arrested in relation to the hit and run accident that occurred on Hwy. 378 on May 21st. Jonathan and Eva Brewer were taken into custody on charges of Aggravated Assault and Failing to Report an Accident with Injury, both of which are felonies. The case will be referred to the Prosecuting Attorney's office, and additional charges are possible. The third occupant of the vehicle has been identified, and this investigation remains ongoing.
The Scott County Sheriff’s Department would like to thank the Sebastian County Sheriff's Office and the Mansfield Police Department for their invaluable help with this investigation. Additionally they would like to thank all the members of the public who helped get the word out via social media and who called in with information.
Jonathan and Eva Brewer are currently being held at the Scott County Detention Center. Bond has not yet been set.