UPDATE: Peppers appeared in court Monday for an arraignment hearing. He entered a plea of not guilty.
ROCKFORD - Joshua Peppers was assigned a bond of $250 thousand. He faces several charges including leaving the scene of an accident involving a death.
The deadly accident happened on Wednesday at the intersection of 35th and Sandy Hollow. Police believe Peppers hit 54-year-old Clinton Dale Siens, and then fled the scene. Siens died on the scene.
Peppers will be back in court October 7th.