Cataula man sought on homicide by vehicle charge

Columbus police have issued an arrest warrant charging a 60-year-old Cataula man with homicide by vehicle in the death of a Pine Mountain motorcyclist last week. William Julius Chase's Honda Civic crossed the center line while traveling north on Veterans Parkway near Cooper Creek Road Thursday afternoon and slammed into the Harley Davidson motorcycle driven by William Paul Wicker, 45, as he rode south on the roadway, police said.

Both vehicles were traveling at about 45 miles per hour, according to the police report.