(VERNON,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Vernon Police made three arrests Tuesday afternoon following a road rage incident on Whitney Ferguson Road neat Interstate 84.
According to police, 36 year old Jose Cruz of Vernon was waiting at a traffic light at Bolton Road and Route 30 and was going to turn left.A car driven by 45 year old Tyrone Green of East Hartford then passed Cruz, who allegedly became angry then closely followed Green’s car onto Exit 66 west ramp to the highway.Police say Cruz pulled a handgun and allegedly pointed at Green and his two passengers.
Police took all 4 men into custody.Cruz was charged with Reckless Endangerment,Threatening and Breach of Peace.He is being held on bond for A Wednesday court appearance.Cruz had a permit for the gun, which police seized.
Green along with Ricaldo Harrison and Omar Lockhart of Hartford were charged with Breach of Peace and released on bond. They are due in court April 15.