Cops: 3 men arrested, 2 guns found in North Fulton road rage incident

Sandy Springs police arrested three people and recovered two guns after a road rage incident on Monday.

Stanley Tyler, 18, of Atlanta, is facing charges of aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, online records show. Dewayne Stanley, 24, was charged with disorderly conduct and was also wanted by Atlanta police for theft, Sandy Springs police said. A 17-year-old was also charged with disorderly conduct in the incident.

Police said they responded to a call of a man pointing a pistol at a woman on Roswell Road near an off-ramp for westbound I-285. The victim — a 22-year-old Sandy Springs woman — told police she was in traffic when she cut off another car, and then three men exited that car and started banging on her windows.

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The woman told police that she “feared for her life” and sped away in her 2015 silver Ford Focus after one of the men pointed a gun at her. Police said a witness told them they saw that suspect run and hide behind a nearby Jiffy Lube.

Officers found him and the car all three men were riding in, a 2014 red Nissan Sentra. Police recovered two firearms, one of which was reported stolen. The car belonged to a 57-year-old woman in Clayton County.

The department commended the officer’s work on Facebook by writing, “This situation had the possibility of turning deadly. Great job by all the officers involved.”

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The victim said she had a purse stolen from her a few years ago, so she wasn’t going to let it happen again.

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