PINELLAS PARK (970 WFLA) update 7/9: Pinellas Park police have arrested the man suspected of hit and run involving his pickup truck and a bicycle.
They say 31 year old Kenneth Stivers of Land O Lakes is in jail on $5,000 bond.
Police say Stivers was accompanied by his lawyer and gave no statement to police.
They say Stivers struck 20 year old Duncan Craver on U-S 19 at 70th Avenue North back on June 29th, leaving him injured... surveillance video caught the incident and the gold Chevy Silverado truck.A "large number of tips" led them to Stivers, police say. Previous story below>
Police in this city hope a witness's video will help them find the driver of the pickup truck that struck and injured a bicycle rider at U.S. 19 and 70th Avenue North last Friday (June 29).
Police released that video Thursday (28). They say it shows Duncan Craver making it across the northbound lanes and waiting to cross southbound. At about :32 in, the video shows the pickup smacking Craver's bike and knocks him to the ground. He was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries. The driver kept going.
If you recognize the truck or driver, Pinellas Park police want you to call them at 727-369-7864.