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Man threatens woman and child with gun during road rage in Alva

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Posted at 6:27 PM, Nov 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-13 18:28:10-05

ALVA FLA. — A Lehigh Acres man was arrested after threatening a woman and child with a gun during a road rage incident on Nov.12, in Alva.

Gregory Dale Snowden, 59, was driving westbound on Palm Beach Blvd. near Styles Road when he threatened a woman and her child with a 9 mm Ruger handgun, according to Florida Highway Patrol reports.

Snowden’s 2018 Chevrolet 3500 Pickup collided with the left side of the woman’s sedan, causing significant damage before the vehicle traveled across the eastbound lanes of Palm Beach Blvd. and came to a stop in a ditch.

There were no injuries.

Snowden is facing charges of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, child endangerment, improper exhibition of a firearm and reckless driving.