MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Monroe County Sheriff’s Office investigators said a 25-year-old Florida City driver was arrested after pointing a gun at another driver in a road rage incident Friday.
Deputies said Laquavius Levon Hudson is facing aggravated assault charges, tampering with evidence and improper exhibition of a firearm.READ MORE: Renewed Call For More Safety Measures After Deadly Rickenbacker Causeway Crash
Authorities said it happened at around 4 p.m.
The victim told law enforcement that he and Hudson were driving on Burton Drive toward U.S. 1 when Hudson passed him at a high rate of speed.READ MORE: As Investigation Into Haulover Plane Crash Continues, News Details Emerging About Good Samaritans Who Rushed To Help
The victim said he confronted Hudson at the red light before both parties continued north on U.S. 1. the victim said Hudson pointed a black handgun at him while they were traveling on U.S. 1.
Detectives said they found the vehicle a short time later and identified Hudson as the driver.MORE NEWS: Rebuffed By Spirit, JetBlue Goes Hostile In Takeover Bid
Hudson admitted that a road rage incident occurred earlier.