crimesider

VIDEO: N.C. couple charged in violent road rage incident

(CBS) LA GRANGE, N.C. - A La Grange couple were charged Monday afternoon in connection with a violent road rage incident that happened Sunday afternoon in Carteret County, N.C., CBS affiliate WRAL reports.

According to investigators, Bradley Russell Turner fired several shots into a pickup truck after he was beaten by two men around 1 p.m. Video released by investigators showed Russell asking the driver of the pickup truck why he ran him off the road before the pickup truck driver and his passenger threw him to the ground.

Christy Marie Turner then provided Bradley Turner with the gun from inside the SUV during the altercation.

According to WRAL, there was a toddler in the back of the SUV.

No one was seriously injured in the incident, the station reports.

Bradley Turner is charged with discharging a weapon into occupied property, two counts of assault by pointing a gun, assault and battery, going armed to the terror of the public and injury to personal property, the station says. He received a $37,500 bond.

Christy Marie Turner is charged with two counts of assault by pointing a gun, according to the station. She received a $1,000 bond.

  • Crimesider Staff

Comments

Follow Us

Watch CBSN Live

Watch CBS News anytime, anywhere with the new 24/7 digital news network. Stream CBSN live or on demand for FREE on your TV, computer, tablet, or smartphone.