Michael Couture. (Dartmouth Police Department)
DARTMOUTH, Mass. (WBZ NewsRadio) — Police in Dartmouth arrested a Virginia man following a road rage incident Saturday night.
Michael Couture, 56, allegedly pointed a gun at a woman driver while they were stopped at a traffic light on State Road around 8 p.m. He was described to have been driving a dark-colored pickup truck.
Police later located the pickup truck shortly after the woman reported the incident.
Inside the truck, authorities found a loaded handgun as well as an open bottle of alcohol. Empty bottles of alcohol were also found.
Couture was arrested and is now facing charges, including assault with a dangerous weapon, carrying a loaded firearm without a license, and driving under the influence of alcohol.