Man Arrested After Allegedly Aiming Rifle Into Traffic

THORNTON (CBS13) –¬† CHP officers ¬†have tracked down and arrested a man seen pointing a rifle into traffic near Thornton this morning.

Calls started coming in around 8:00 a.m. from drivers near Peltier Road and Lower Sacramento Road.

The suspect was apparently driving in the area and crashed.

He then got out of the car with a rifle and then allegedly pointed it at cars.

Officers arrived and found in the suspect a vineyard.

He’s been taken into custody.


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