Posts tagged with "Shanelle Woodard"

1 year later: cyclist’s recovery continues, man accused of attacking him awaits trial

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt June 9, 2015

Greg Germani’s life changed forever on June 9, 2014. Germani, an avid cyclist, was riding his bike home from his job at Turner Broadcasting. He had been riding his bike to work for 25 years. Witnesses told police that Germani, then 50, was riding his bike down Montgomery Ferry Drive when he was almost hit by […]

Annexation, cityhood is the top story of 2014

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 30, 2014

Readers voted with their eyes in 2014 and we published the list of most-read stories on Dec. 26. Their list isn’t all that different from ours. In addition to page views, we also considered each story’s overall impact on the community, both in the short and long term. The biggest stories of 2014 are …. […]

The most-viewed stories of 2014

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 26, 2014

It was a busy year for Decaturish. The website received 1.6 million page views and had more than 450,000 unique visitors since February. Here are the most-viewed stories of 2014, from top to bottom. 1) APD releases video of vehicle that hit cyclist Cyclists around the country were outraged after the driver of a red Doge […]

Bond denied, benefit planned in cyclist case

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 11, 2014

A man accused of intentionally running down a cyclist will remain in jail for now after a judge denied his bond request. The family and friends of Greg Germani have another fundraiser planned for him as he prepares to return home from the hospital next week. The Star Community Bar, located at 437 Moreland Ave […]

Defendant in cyclist case hires T.I.’s lawyer

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt November 4, 2014

This story has been updated. The man accused of intentionally running down a cyclist in June has new legal representation and a new defense strategy. There was a bond hearing for Joseph Alan Lewis in Fulton County Superior court on Nov. 4. Lewis is accused of intentionally running over cyclist Greg Germani on June 9. […]

Grand Jury indicts defendant in cyclist case

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt October 14, 2014

This story has been updated.  A man accused of intentionally running over a cyclist with his SUV was formally indicted by a grand jury on Friday, Oct. 10. Joseph Alan Lewis faces numerous charges stemming from the June 9 incident. Police allege that Lewis used his red Dodge Nitro to critically injure cyclist Greg Germani […]

Bond hearing delayed for defendant in cyclist case

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt September 12, 2014

The man accused of running down a cyclist with his SUV requested a bond hearing on Sept. 11 but the judge declined, resetting the hearing to Oct. 14. John Germani, the younger brother of cyclist Greg Germani, and Germani’s girlfriend Beth Anne Harrill said the bond request came as a last-minute surprise to the Fulton County […]

Hearing in cyclist case rescheduled

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt August 21, 2014

A hearing for a man accused of running down a cyclist with his SUV was postponed on Thursday. Joseph Alan Lewis, 19, will be back in Fulton Superior Court on Sept. 11. He is accused of using his red Dodge Nitro to intentionally run down cyclist Greg Germani on June 9. A judge ruled on Aug. […]

Next court date ahead in cyclist case

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt August 19, 2014

The prosecution of a man accused of running down a cyclist will resume on Thursday, Aug. 21. Joseph Alan Lewis, 19, will be back in court. He is accused of using his red Dodge Nitro to intentionally run down cyclist Greg Germani on June 9. A judge ruled on Aug. 1 that there was enough […]

Defendant fund possibly linked to cyclist case

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt August 6, 2014

One of the defendants accused of covering up an attack on a cyclist may be seeking donations to help pay her legal bills. Shanelle Woodard, from Pooler, Ga., is accused of helping her boyfriend, Joseph Alan Lewis, cover up an attempted murder. Atlanta Police accuse Lewis of running down cyclist Greg Germani with his red Dodge Nitro […]

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