A Lincoln County man was arrested for felony assault and resisting arrest after police say he struck a bicycle officer.

 


A Lincoln County man was arrested for felony assault and resisting arrest after police say he struck a bicycle officer.
Twenty-seven-year-old Christopher R. Garrett of Troy allegedly hit the officer as the officer tried to stop him for unnecessary noise in the 300 block of Broadway at 1:22 p.m. Wednesday.
The suspect vehicle sped away and police gave chase. Authorities said Garrett turned himself in at 5 p.m. The officer’s injuries were not serious and he returned to duty.
Garrett was taken to the Marion County Jail pending the filing of formal charges.