Elderly man jailed for handgun "road rage" in Harlingen
Fri, 21 Mar 2014 20:12:00 GMT —
A La Feria man is facing criminal charges after an alleged "road rage" incident where the used a handgun to scare another driver.
Harlingen police arrested 69-year-old William Everett Gray on a disorderly conduct charge early Thursday afternoon.
Invesetigators told Action 4 News that it all happened on West Lincoln Avenue near the Walmart store.
A man told police that he was driving slowly along West Lincolon Avenue when Gray passed him in his black Chevrolet Avalanche.
Gray allegedly raised a handgun for the other driver to see and tapped the glass of his SUV's window in a threatening manner.
Police located Gray nearby, found a 9mm handgun inside his SUV and charged him with Class B misdemeanor disorderly conduct.
The elderly La Feria man was released from custody after posting a $2,000 dollar bond.