Rock Valley Police Department

ROCK VALLEY—A Rock Valley 18-year-old was arrested about 10 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, on charges of first-offense operating while under the influence and possession/purchase of alcohol under age.

The arrest of Jaxon Lee Rus stemmed from the stop of a 2011 Ford F-350 pickup at the intersection of Highway 18 and Dove Avenue west of Rock Valley, according to the Rock Valley Police Department.

Rus had bloodshot, watery eyes; slurred speech; impaired balance and the odor of an alcoholic beverage and failed preliminary sobriety tests.

He admitted to drinking two beers, and alcoholic beverages were found in the vehicle, according to the incident report.