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Santa Monica Motorist Intentionally Swipes Bicyclist On Barnard Way:

A Santa Monica bicyclist ended up in hospital last Thursday evening after an enraged motorist intentionally struck the victim traveling south on Barnard Way following an argument.

It was about 6:24 p.m. on Aug. 25 when Santa Monica police officers responded to the 2600 block of Barnard Way to investigate a report of an assault on a bicyclist by a motorist.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the driver, Jeffrey Ray Adams of Los Angeles, had an argument with a bicyclist as they both were traveling south on Barnard Way. The driver then intentionally struck the victim with the side of his vehicle, knocking the victim off his bicycle, and causing the victim to be injured.

The victim was transported to a local hospital, where he was treated and released.

Adams was arrested and booked for Assault with a Deadly Weapon. Adams was later released after posting $30,000 bail.

Editor’s Note: These reports are part of a regular police coverage series entitled “Alert Police Blotter” (APB), which injects some minor editorial into certain police activities in Santa Monica. Not all of the Mirror’s coverage of incidents involving police are portrayed in this manner. More serious crimes and police-related activities are regularly reported without editorial in the pages of the Santa Monica Mirror and its website, smmirror.com

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