Sudbury Police say a 30-year-old man is facing several charges, after he allegedly pointed a long gun at a driver in a road rage incident.

Police say they received a weapons complaint in the Garson area Thursday night.

Officers said the victim claimed the suspect pointed a long gun at him. No shots were fired, and no one was injured.


Police later arrested the suspect without incident when he was out walking.

A gun was found in his apartment Friday morning, after police obtained a search warrant.

The suspect was due in bail court Friday. He faces the following charges:

  • Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose
  • Uttering Threats Causing Death 
  • Careless Use of a Firearm 
  • Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle 
  • Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm
  • Pointing a Firearm
  • Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of Firearm
  • Assault with a Weapon
  • Firearm Used While Committing an Offence