Scotland man arrested for Fleeing.
From the desk of Sheriff Scott Bradley
On November 11th, 2016 Deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office responded to a traffic accident on Crowell Mountain Road. As deputies where arriving, came in contact with a man walking on the roadway, and when he saw them, ran off into the woods. Deputies caught up the male and identified him as 30 year old Charles Joseph Johnston of Scotland. Johnston was arrested is being charged with several traffic related tickets including Leaving the Scene of an Accident, and misdemeanor Fleeing on Foot. Johnston later bonded on his charges.
Law enforcement makes arrest on facts they gather. All person are presumed innocent until proven guilty