Truck driver arrested after pointing rifle at officer

Ponca City Now - July 6, 2015 8:48 am

LAWTON, Okla. (AP) – Authorities have arrested the driver of a truck who they say pointed an assault rifle at an off-duty police officer who attempted to pass the truck on the road.

Comanche County Sheriff Kenny Stradley says the suspect faces charges including assault with a deadly weapon.

Stradley says the driver pointed the weapon at the Lawton police officer, who slowed down and called for backup.

 

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