23-year-old Emeterio Acosta was arrested in Rockford on Wednesday

Janesville Man Wanted in Hit and Run Arrested

A Janesville man wanted in connection with a accident which injured three teenagers planned to flee to Mexico.

Sunday nigh the Rock County Sheriff's Office responded to a single-vehicle rollover on I-90.  The vehicle's three passengers all received injuries, and the driver fled before officers arrived.

The Rock County Sheriff's Office, along with Officers from the Rockford Illinois Police Department arrested 23-year-old Emeterio Acosta today in Rockford.  Reportedly Acosta was in Illinois, trying to save up enough money to flee to Mexico.

Acosta is facing several charges including causing great bodily harm in a hit and run and reckless driving causing great bodily harm.


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