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Alleged road rage incident results in arrest

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OUACHITA PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A Ruston man is facing charges after being accused of pulling a gun during a road rage incident that allegedly happened Monday.

On June 16, 2014, Louisiana State Police arrested 56-year-old James Robinson of Ruston for aggravated assault following a road rage incident.

Around 8:45 a.m., Troopers received a call from a motorist traveling east on Interstate 20 near the Cheniere Drew exit. The motorist told troopers she was involved in a road rage incident and the other motorist pointed a gun at her. She gave troopers a detailed description of the suspect’s vehicle and location. Troopers were able to locate the vehicle and initiate a traffic stop.

During questioning Robinson told troopers he was involved in a road rage incident with the caller. Robinson admitted to showing her the gun but said he did not point it at her. Robinson was charged with aggravated assault and booked into the Ouachita Correctional Center.

If convicted Robinson faces up to a $1,000 fine and 6 months in prison.


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