Aledo Man Arrested On ID Theft Charge

An Aledo man has been arrested on a Mercer County warrant for aggravated identity theft less than $10,000. According to a Mercer County Sheriff’s Department press release the victim is over 60 years old. 48-year-old Darrin C. Clawson was taken into custody on Monday. He was transported to the Mercer County Jail. Bond has been set at $25,000. Clawson had been serving as boys varsity golf coach at Mercer County High School but was placed on leave by the district Tuesday morning.