Arrest made in fatal hit and run earlier this month on Redmond Circle

March 24, 2022–5:24 p.m.


A man being sought in connection with a deadly hit and run involving a bicycle earlier this month is now in custody.

According to Floyd County Jail records, 34-year old Carlos Zapete Vicente was arrested Thursday and charged with 2nd-degree homicide by vehicle, hit and run, and failure to report an accident resulting in serious injury or death.

20-year old Joseph Campbell was struck by a pickup truck as he rode his bicycle on Redmond Circle at Westside Industrial Boulevard at around 7:49 p.m. on March 9.

The pickup then left the scene.

Campbell was pronounced dead at the hospital at 8:48 p.m. that evening.

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