Deputies arrest man accused of killing bicyclist in Denham Springs hit and run
DENHAM SPRINGS - A man was arrested Tuesday, nearly two months after he allegedly killed a bicyclist.
The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office said Timothy Gerald was booked on charges of a felony hit and run and driving with a suspended license. The sheriff's office said Gerald turned himself in.
Deputies found bicyclist Jacob Chalker, 21, on the side of Buddy Ellis Road around 7 a.m. May 10. The sheriff's office believes the crash likely happened sometime after midnight as Chalker was leaving work.
Authorities said he was hit by a vehicle, but no one called for help.
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