77-year-old cited in Garner road rage incident
Posted July 18, 2012
Garner, N.C. — A case of road rage in Garner ended in an assault Wednesday morning and a citation for a 77-year-old driver.
Garner police said Ray Owen East followed Jeremy Wayne Kearney, 29, on Ten Ten Road into the parking lot of a grocery store.
East then blocked Kearney and hit him on his arms with what appeared to be a broken mop handle, police said.
Kearney was injured but not seriously, authorities said. East was cited and released.
He's scheduled to appear in court Aug. 20.