A Gary man was
charged Thursday after the Indiana State Police said that he fired gunshots
at a vehicle in which a toddler was riding on I-80/94 in Lake County.
police, at 3:23 p.m. a woman reported that--in a road rage incident which
began in a trailer park in Lake Station--a man in a Dodge Charger had pulled
along side her, smiled at her, then fired several shots at her. In addition
to a male passenger, the woman’s 2-year-old child was riding in the back
seat, police said. None of them was injured but police said that the
victim’s vehicle was hit at least twice, in the rear tire and in the rear
The woman was able
to provide the license plate number of the suspect vehicle and a description
of the suspect: a black male with silver grill teeth, police said.
subsequently executed a traffic stop on the suspect at 25th Ave. and Grant
Street in Gary and made contact with Davonte Biddings, 25, police said.
Troopers also located two guns in Biddings’ Charger and a quantity of
marijuana on his person, police said.
transported to Lake County Jail and charged with criminal recklessness and
possession of marijuana.