(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.




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