Man Pepper Sprays Driver, Infants During Road Rage Incident: Cops - NBC Connecticut

Man Pepper Sprays Driver, Infants During Road Rage Incident: Cops

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    Police have obtained an arrest warrant for the man suspected of using pepper spray during a road rage incident in Cromwell, exposing a driver and two infants to the irritant.

    According to police, the man got out of his car in a parking lot on Shunpike Road/Route 3 near the intersection of Evergreen Road in Cromwell around 8:45 a.m. Wednesday and approached the driver’s side of another vehicle.

    The victim, who was bringing two infants to daycare, rolled down his window, at which point the suspect started yelling at him and discharged pepper spray through the open window, according to police.

    Police said the suspect was gone when they arrived. Medical personnel treated the victim and children at the scene.

    Investigators have identified the suspect, whose name has not been publicly released, and have obtained a warrant for his arrest.

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