Bicyclist in Upper Haight a real speed freak

Photos.comBicyclist on Haight Street allegedly blasts through stop sign in front of cop.

Photos.comBicyclist on Haight Street allegedly blasts through stop sign in front of cop.

This bicyclist had need for all kinds of speed.

A man “with a sense of entitlement” sped through a stop sign on his bicycle without slowing down at Haight and Pierce streets about 12:40 p.m. Saturday, Park Station Capt. Greg Corrales said.

A cop saw the violation, stopped the bicyclist, and, after learning he was wanted on a felony warrant, searched him and allegedly found methamphetamine and crack cocaine.

The “menace to public safety” was arrested, Corrales said.

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