Illegal dumping arrests in Ralls County

The Ralls County Sheriff's office has arrested two people accused of dumping old tires.

The office received a tip two weeks ago that someone was illegally dumping old tires on Silvers Lane and Pershing Road.

Two arrests were made on October 26 following a criminal investigation

Jayson Dowling, 37, of Hannibal and Jerry Johnson, 33, were both charged with illegal dumping of solid waste.

Both suspects are scheduled to appear in court December 1.