Man accused of trying to hit pedestrian - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

TEMPLE

Man accused of trying to hit pedestrian

Posted:
TEMPLE -

Temple police have arrested a man who crashed into a tree after allegedly trying to hit another person with his vehicle on August 17.

60-year-old David Monroe Sanders, of Temple, was arrested Wednesday and has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for an incident that occurred just after 3 a.m. on August 17, in Temple.

Officers were dispatched to a crash at Monticello Road and Crockett Court about 3:09 a.m. on August 17. After arriving on the scene, officers saw a man, later identified as Sanders, being taken out of a vehicle that had crashed into a tree.

Another person on the scene told officers that Sanders had been driving his vehicle very fast on Industrial, while he had his headlights on high beam. The victim told police Sanders continued to follow him.

The victim reportedly got out of his car to speak with Sanders, and then Sanders allegedly drove toward the victim. The victim said he was able to get out of the way and barely missed being hit, but Sanders' vehicle rammed into the victim's car.

Both vehicles were damaged and a person in the victim's car reportedly suffered minor injuries during the incident.  

Police say Sanders attempted to flee the scene, but crashed into a tree. The case was reviewed by the Bell County District Attorney's Office on August 23, who then issued a complaint against Sanders.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • West community gathers for healing walk through town

    West community gathers for healing walk through town

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:38:52 GMT
    The healing process continues in West and so the community comes together for a healing walk through town.More >>
    The healing process continues in West and so the community comes together for a healing walk through town.More >>
  • LACY LAKEVIEW

    Call center evacuated after gun threat

    Call center evacuated after gun threat

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:11:04 GMT
    A call center was evacuated late Friday afternoon after a threat regarding a man with a gun . Employees at the General Dynamics Information Technology Center, which takes calls for Obamacare, were evacuated. The call center is located at Loop 340 a couple blocks west of Interstate 35.An email sent by supervisors said employees arriving for work were being sent home. Others already inside were locked down, and then later sent home. Police got a tip call that a disgruntled employee, who was mad...More >>
    A call center was evacuated late Friday afternoon after a threat regarding a man with a gun . Employees at the General Dynamics Information Technology Center, which takes calls for Obamacare, were evacuated. The call center is located at Loop 340 a couple blocks west of Interstate 35.An email sent by supervisors said employees arriving for work were being sent home. Others already inside were locked down, and then later sent home. Police got a tip call that a disgruntled employee, who was mad...More >>
  • MCLENNAN COUNTY

    Man identified in deadly rollover accident

    Man identified in deadly rollover accident

    A man has died from a rollover accident that occurred Friday afternoon on I-35.More >>
    A man has died from a rollover accident that occurred Friday afternoon on I-35.More >>
Powered by WorldNow

News Channel 25 KXXV-TV
P.O. Box 2522
Waco, TX 76702

Phone Numbers:
Main: 254-754-2525
Tip Line: 254-757-2525

Links
Contact Us
KXXV Employment Opportunites
FCC Filings
Advertise on KXXV

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KXXV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.