resident was arrested Friday on a charge of pointing a firearm, following
what the Indiana State Police is calling an incident of road rage.
police, at 10:25 a.m. troopers responded to a report of a motorist
displaying a firearm on I-94 in Porter County and subsequently stopped
Steven D. Krucina, 31, in the area of I-80/94 near Burr Street in Lake
that Krucina had been cut off by the driver of a Honda SUV in the area of
I-94 and Ind. 249 and in response displayed a handgun and pointed it at the
Honda’s driver, police said.
“No shots were
fired and no injuries were reported,” police said.
transported to Porter County Jail.
The ISP is advising
motorists involved in a road-rage incident “to safely create distance from
other involved parties and not to attempt to handle the situation on their
own. After distance is created motorists should contact 911 and report as
much information as possible to dispatchers.”