Priest arrested in Turnpike road rage incident after pulling out hand gun
MARTIN COUNTY, Fla. (CBS 12) —
A North Carolina priest pulled out a semi-automatic hand gun in the midst of a road rage incident, according to Florida Highway Patrol.
William Rian Adams was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon this past July 5th in Martin County.
Adams listed his occupation as a priest at Calvary Episcopal Church in Fletcher, North Carolina.
According to an FHP incident report, Adams was driving a newer model Corvette and attempted a brake check in front of the victim’s Sliverado.
As the victims attempted to pass the Corvette, FHP says Adams pointed a semi-automatic hand gun at the victim.
He was arrested and charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.