City police investigating road rage allegation involving former officer

Sarnia Police cruiser outside police headquarters on Christina Street. May 23, 2019. (Photo by Colin Gowdy, BlackburnNews)

The Sarnia Police Service is looking into a case of violent road rage last weekend, allegedly involving a retired officer.

Cst. John Sottosanti said the Criminal Investigation Branch has taken over the case that involves a possible suspect who is a retired member of the city police service.

“The initial call came in on September 6 at approximately 11:30 p.m.,” said Sottosanti. “Officers were dispatched to the Bright’s Grove area regarding an alleged assault affiliated with road rage.”

Sottosanti said no charges have been laid and no names have been released.