Car Fire Leads To Charges Against Aledo Man

A car fire leads to charges against an Aledo man.  Jaime Vance was taken into custody Wednesday afternoon for leaving the scene of an accident as well as a probation violation.  According to the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department, deputies along with the Aledo Fire Department responded to a report of a car on fire in a ditch in rural Aledo on Wednesday morning. The suspect driver—later identified as Vance—left the area in another vehicle with a passerby. Officers attempted to locate him at his home without success. Vance would later report the accident to the Sheriff’s Department, where he was arrested.