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Kingsport police say man pulled gun in parking lot rage after speeding complaint

June 5th, 2014 10:52 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Kingsport police say man pulled gun in parking lot rage after speeding complaint

Joshua A. Sanchez

KINGSPORT — A motorist who was called down for allegedly speeding through a Kingsport apartment complex has been arrested, accused of pulling a gun on his critic and threatening to "put a bullet in his head."

Joshua A. Sanchez, 23, of 2560 McLean Road, faces three counts of aggravated assault in the Wednesday night incident. According to a report field at the Kingsport Police Department, shortly before 11 p.m. officers were called to Dogwood Terrace Apartments on Bowater Drive.

According to statements from witnesses, as two men were standing outside a Buick traveled through the parking lot at excessive speeds. The police report says one of those men yelled at the driver, Sanchez, telling him that he "needed to slow down."

Our partners at the Kingsport Times-News have more on the case.

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