Police arrest man accused of hitting bicyclist

The Associated PressJuly 17, 2014 

— Police have arrested a 19-year-old man accused of intentionally running over a bicyclist with an SUV.

WSB-TV reports (http://bit.ly/WjDg0H ) that Atlanta police arrested Joseph Alan Lewis on Thursday and charged him with attempted murder and other charges.

Authorities accuse Lewis of chasing a bicyclist, running him over and dragging him nearly 50 feet in an attack on June 9.

The suspect's 22-year-old girlfriend, Shanelle Woodard, has been accused of tampering with evidence.

The bicyclist remains hospitalized.

Information from: WSB-TV, http://www.wsbtv.com/index.html

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