A Walker County man who is accused of shooting a motorcyclist during a road rage incident on Battlefield Parkway in Fort Oglethorpe Sunday afternoon has been arrested.

Joshua Aaron Bassham was booked into the Catoosa County Jail, charged with aggravated assault, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. Fort Oglethorpe Police Department says concerned citizens and witnesses helped contribute to the quick arrest.

Bassham was accused of shooting a motorcyclist on Battlefield Parkway near Dietz Road during a road rage incident. The victim got off his motorcycle and confronted Bassham.  During the confrontation, Bassham is accused of shooting the twenty-two-year-old motorcycle driver.  Bassham fled the scene, but witnesses were able to provide law enforcement tips that led to his identification and arrest.