Police Arrest Newtown Man in Road Rage Incident

A man allegedly tangled with two other drivers on Main Street on Feb. 1.

The following information was supplied by the Monroe Police Department. No arrested person is guilty until so judged in a court of law.

A Road Rage Incident

A 48-year-old Shelton woman told police she stopped to allow someone to turn into Duchess across traffic, while heading north on Main Street at around 2:09 p.m. on Feb. 1, when a man in a Land Rover behind her became angry at the brief stoppage because the light at the Purdy Hill Road intersection up ahead was still green.

Police said the driver, Asim Polozani, 38, of Susan Lane in Newtown, blared on his horn, made hand gestures, then drove past the 2004 Honda and stopped his Land Rover in front of it. He then allegedly got out the Land Rover and started yelling at the victim, according to police.

A 38-year-old Newtown man, who was driving a 2008 Honda behind the two other vehicles, went around them and as he passed by, he told police that Polozani gave him the finger and smacked his windshield, cracking it.

Police said Polozani told officers he did not strike the vehicle, rather that his arm was out and the Honda drove into it.

The Newtown man had his wife, four-year-old daughter and eight-week-old son in the car during the incident, police said.

Polozani was charged with second-degree criminal mischief and bond was set at $500 for a Feb. 8 court date.

Vera Karger February 08, 2013 at 10:36 PM
You have an interesting sense of humor, Carl. (With love from a Romney supporter.)
jim laguardia February 09, 2013 at 04:31 AM
How so??? How is it dangerous to say what you have to say under a real name?? Why hide behind a persona and get no credit (or flack) for what you say??
Carl Kolchak February 09, 2013 at 12:52 PM
I am planning to run for governor, Jim, using the millions I have earned from my career as a professional wrestler (I'm sure you've heard of me, I used to wrestle as Steroid Steve), and I don't want any of these comments used against me.
Carol Ann Hroch February 23, 2013 at 07:30 PM
Oh I like the way you think Bob!! You had me at Romney!!
Vera Karger February 23, 2013 at 08:09 PM
Bob - you oughta try working at standup comedy.


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