Seeking help for a hit and run incident for New Orleans bicyclist.
BREAKING NEWS: 9/28/16: Rebekah Abernathy’s hit and run driver has been identified and arrested. Michael Foley confessed to committing the crime in his 2007 Dodge. We understand that he was driving on a suspended license. Thanks to everyone who called with tips and sightings of the car. We’ll post updates with the criminal case as they happen.
Please help us find the driver of the vehicle who struck and seriously injured Rebekah Abernathy on Monday, September 12, 2016.
The vehicle appears to be a white Dodge Magnum and was driving in the bike lane on Magazine Street in front of the WW2 Museum. The vehicle will likely have some front-end damage. NOPD detectives are working the case.
We are now involving the bicycling community and the public to report any vehicle fitting this description to us ([email protected] or 504-274-2500). Thank you in advance for any help.
Having served as the president of the Texas A&M Cycling Team, where he led the team in appearances in the U.S. Collegiate National Championships, Charlie has spent thousands of hours riding his bicycle in Texas.