GUN POINTED IN ROAD RAGE INCIDENT

A man who Indiana State Police say pointed a gun at another driver on I-94 in Porter County in a road rage incident Friday morning was later arrested in Gary and charged with a felony. About 10:25 a.m., ISP received a report of a subject displaying a firearm, and located the suspect vehicle near the Burr Street exit, where 31-year-old Steven D. Krucina of Valparaiso was arrested with a loaded Smith and Wesson 9mm handgun in the car. According to ISP, Krucina had been cut off by the driver of a silver Honda SUV near the State Road 249 exit in Portage, and then pointed a handgun at the other driver. No shots were fired and no injuries were reported. Krucina is being held at the Porter County Jail on charges of pointing a firearm. Senior Trooper Anthony Potesta, who made the arrest, reminds motorists involved in a road rage incident to safely create distance from other involved parties and not to attempt to handle the situation on their own. After distance is created, motorists should contact 911.

GUN POINTED IN ROAD RAGE INCIDENT

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