AMADOR COUNTY (CBS13) — A Jackson man has been arrested after a fight in the Walmart parking lot that escalated to a person being struck and run over by a pickup truck.
The incident happened Monday afternoon in Amador County. According to the sheriff’s office, dispatchers got a report of a fight going on at the Walmart parking lot.READ MORE: 'Prime Suspect' Paul Flores Arrested In 1996 Disappearance Of Kristin Smart; Still No Remains Found
Deputies who responded to the scene were then told by witnesses that one suspect, Jackson resident John Douglas McAllister, had tried to leave the scene in a pickup truck. But, while leaving, McAllister allegedly struck someone with his pickup.
Witnesses said the person struck by the pickup then rolled off the hood and was run over.READ MORE: Sacramento Hires Inspector General To Independently Review Police Use Of Force Cases
McAllister was stopped by deputies and detained in the parking lot. Medics took both him and the man struck and run over to the hospital.
After being medically cleared, McAllister was arrested and booked into Amador County Jail. He is facing a charge of assault with a deadly weapon.MORE NEWS: Lack Of Healthy Players Cuts Davis High School Football Season Short
Exactly what started the fight is unclear at this point in the investigation.