A boy and girl, both 14, were arrested Dec. 20 while playing hooky from school. The boy was charged with giving false information to a police officer and possessing tobacco. The girl was charged with being unruly. The boy told police that he and his sister weren’t in school because his grandmother was sick and his mother asked them to come home. Police determined that the girl was not his sister.
An Anderson Road man, 31, was charged with aggravated menacing and having prohibited weapons Dec. 19 after he allegedly pulled a knife on his sister and threatened to kill her.