On Sunday, a road rage incident on Interstate 95 and Interstate 495 prompted a police investigation. A woman and man in a Mitsubishi Lancer with a Pennsylvania license plate flashed a gun at a driver in another vehicle.
Police responded to a report of a road rage incident involving a gun in Prince George’s And Montgomery Counties, Maryland State Police said.
Around 11:30 a.m., state troopers initiated a routine traffic stop in the area of Interstate 83 and Interstate 695 in Baltimore County. State troopers searched a vehicle matching the description of the one allegedly involved in the road rage incident. A loaded, .45 caliber semi-automatic pistol was recovered, along with 30 rounds of ammunition, additional magazines and marijuana. A .22 caliber semi-automatic firearm and 100 rounds of ammunition were also recovered during the traffic stop.
The passenger, a 2-year-old toddler, was in the vehicle when the road rage incident took place. The child was turned over to family members.
Courtney Leigh Fisher, of Etters, Pennsylvania and 26-year-old Eric Alfredo, of Apopka, Florida, were charged with civil possession of marijuana and two counts of unlawful possession of a firearm. Additional charges may be filed in connection with the incident, police said.
Fisher and Alfredo are being held in jail without bail.