Trucker’s rage triggers arrest
A TRUCK driver was arrested by armed after allegedly waving a gun in a road rage attack.
A car driver called the cops after the incident which occurred when he was travelling south on the A22 near Uckfield, West Sussex, on Monday afternoon.
Within an hour armed police descended on a house in Halland, East Sussex, and arrested a 48-year-old man for affray and possession of an imitation firearm.
A spokesman for Sussex Police said: “A man on the A22 reported that he had been threatened by the driver of a tipper truck who waved what he believed to be a handgun at him on the Uckfield bypass.”
The suspect was later released on police bail until November 12 while enquiries continue.