Saturday, September 22, 2007

Cyclist shoots motorist

Milwaukee bicyclist shoots motorist after near collision

A bicyclist shot a motorist after the man's car nearly hit the bike on Friday night, police said.

The 28-year-old driver of the car stopped to check on the bicyclist, who had fallen to the pavement around 10:45 p.m., police said.

The bicyclist got up, fired three shots and hit the driver once in the shoulder, police said.

The motorist drove to the house of a friend, who then took him to a hospital. He was treated and released.

Police said they were looking for the bicyclist on Saturday. No other details were released.
This real-life Spike Bike was mentioned in the Milwaukee Star Tribune. Reported also at WKBT and FOX 6.


alberto said...

The world we live in!

Dr. Logan said...

An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind. - Mahatma Gandhi

That said, it was only a matter of time.

Illinoisfrank said...

Contrast that to this report of a hit and run (more accurately a vehicular assault) on a group of riders in northern Illinois. The driver was arrested and charged.