"I had just taken the picture because I was mad they were speeding through the apartments here because we have a lot of kids, then I heard the engine rev up and, the next thing I know, I'm on the hood," Hunter said of the incident.
Hunter got home just after
Tappe wrote in court documents that evidence indicates Cook "intentionally struck the victim."
"I never met (Cook) before. My ex-girlfriend's son was trying to force his way in his mother's apartment and I said something...," Hunter said.
Hunter said his ex's son was accompanied by Cook and the pair got back into Cook's gold Chrysler Pacifica to move it and sped down the street.
"I threw a Mountain Dew bottle at them because the speed limit through here is 10 miles per hour and, like I said, we have a lot of kids around... then (Cook) stopped, got out and wanted to fight me. Then he turned around and went back to his car," Hunter said.
"I took the picture and was going to call 911 to report them. Next thing I knew, I heard the engine rev up and I'm on the hood and into the windshield," Hunter said.
"I nudged up on the hood and grabbed a windshield wiper because (C00k) wasn't slowing down and I didn't want to get out to the main road where there was a lot of traffic so I rolled off the hood on the driver's side onto the road. (Cook) knocked me out of one of my boots when he hit me with his bumper and both my cell phone and car keys were found in a yard near where I was hit," Hunter said.
Hunter said he was glad his daughter found his cell phone with the photographs in time to provide evidence to troopers.
Hunter was taken to
"I wouldn't let anyone move me until paramedics got there... I had a big knot on my head that I was really worried about. I do feel a lot better today than yesterday, but I'm still really sore" he said.
"In the emergency room, as I was being treated, they were all telling me I was really lucky I didn't have more injuries or even worse," he said.
While acquaintances and friends are upset that Cook was released from custody on
"Like I told the trooper, I just want him prosecuted to the fullest extent possible. There's no reason for someone to do that and he should be held accountable," Hunter said.
Two other occupants who were in Cook's SUV are not charged.
A woman who answered Cook's phone and identified herself as his mother Friday said they would have no comment and hung up. Cook did not have an attorney listed in court documents.
Online court dockets indicate Cook has no prior criminal record in
A preliminary hearing is scheduled for
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