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Crime Report - July 14, 2017
Columbia man arrested after sideswiping truck
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Elgin Police Department (EPD) An Elgin police officer arrested Ronald L. McCall Jr., 36, of Whitefield Road, Columbia on several charges after McCall’s van sideswiped a truck on Main Street belonging to a man that was parked near the officer at a consignment store. According to an EPD incident report, the officer got the van stopped a short distance away and spoke to McCall who claimed he might have fallen asleep at the wheel. However, the officer reported smelling an odor of both marijuana and alcohol coming from McCall and the vehicle.