A Florida woman faces attempted murder charges after she allegedly intentionally struck a bicyclist with a vehicle and drove off.
According to a press release from the Panama City Police Department, arrested was 40-year-old, Sandra Willis. She was charged with attempted second-degree murder.
The investigation began when police responded to a call in the 2700 block of E. 7th Court following reports of a bicyclist being struck by a vehicle.
The male victim was located several feet from the road and the suspect had fled the scene, the release said.
Findings from the investigation indicated that Willis and the victim were acquaintances and that Willis intentionally drove off the road to strike him.
The victim was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.
PCPD is asking anyone having information in this case to call 850-872-3100, or they can report tips anonymously via smartphone by downloading the “Panama City PD” Tip411 app from the iOS or Google Play stores.