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Northport Police Arrest Man Accused in Christmas Road Rage

Moriches man allegedly flashed a gun at another motorist.

A Moriches man was arrested by Northport Police on Christmas after he allegedly flashed a gun at another driver during a road rage incident in Farmingville.

Suffolk Police say they received a call from a motorist at around noon on Dec. 25, claiming that another driver had flashed a handgun and pointed it at him following a traffic dispute on Nicolls Road just north of the LIE.

The complainant was able to give police a description of the driver and the driver's license plate number, which belonged to a gray 2012 Volkswagen sedan registered to an address in Northport. Northport Village police picked up the broadcast description and stopped Brian Deuchar D'Angelis driving in the village and held him until Suffolk Police arrived. The victim of the incident was brought along and positively identified Deuchar D'Angelis as the perpetrator.

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The vehicle was impounded by police, and an imitation pistol was found. Deuchar D'Angelis, 36, of Moriches, was charged with 2nd degree menacing and 4th degree criminal possession of a weapon. He spent the night in holding at the Sixth Precinct and is scheduled to be arraigned in Central Islip Wednesday.  

Old Fisherman December 27, 2012 at 03:48 PM
Definite idiot!
Sal December 28, 2012 at 03:50 AM
Really! The guy was arrested for procession of a toy gun.Lets spend our tax money on more dangerous criminals for example our gang members in Huntington station!!
Waterman January 02, 2013 at 03:05 PM
Yea.... Sal. Wonder color your pants would be if he pointed it at you? Sounds like you may have Police "issues".
Rebecca V January 02, 2013 at 04:08 PM
Its sad I went to school with this guy and he was the same trouble maker then as he is now I guess some people just don't grow up.
HVY MTL January 04, 2013 at 04:30 PM
Didn't he shoot someone with a rifle in the woods back in 1990-1991??

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