Created: Thu, 21 Nov 2013 11:44:00 EST
Updated: Thu, 21 Nov 2013 11:52:43 EST
A Lizella man was arrested Wednesday in Crawford County on charges connected to the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist on Nov. 12.
Michael Shaun Bryant, 36, of 3379 Sandy Point Rd., Lizella, was arrested by Crawford County deputies and idenfitied as the driver involved in the hit-and-run incident on Sandy Point Road that resulted in the death of Ricky Dennis Bacchus, 36, of Lizella.
Bryant has been charged with first degree homicide by vehicle, hit and run, failure to report accident with injury/death/damage, and a traffic violation.
Bryant was in custody and awaiting his first court appearance Thursday morning.