High River RCMP have issued an arrest warrant for a Calgary man after a hit and run in Lineham acres sent a man to hospital.
Police were originally called to a residence on Lineham Acres Drive for an argument.
Shortly after they were called to pedestrian being hit by a vehicle, a block away, where they determined the victim was involved in the original call.
The male pedestrian told RCMP he had been struck by a black Ford F-350 driven by a male involved in the initial argument.
After the argument the male pedestrian had walked to the intersection of 7th Street N.W. and Lineham Acres Drive.
The driver of the F-350 sped out of a back alley in the area, up onto the sidewalk on 7th Street NW and struck the victim with the front bumper of the truck.
This victim flew forward several metres down the sidewalk.
The driver of the F-350 fled the scene heading northbound on Highway 2A.
The victim was transported to the Foothills Hospital in stable condition.
High River RCMP are asking the public for help in locating Brendan Treacy of Calgary, who is the accused driver of the truck.
Treacy has been charged with dangerous operation of motor vehicle causing bodily harm, assault with a weapon and possession of stolen property over $5000.
High River RCMP have issued a warrant for the arrest of Brendan Treacy.
Anyone with information about this incident, should call the High River RCMP at 403-652-2357 or call your local police.
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