A Collier County man was arrested Monday after being accused of pointing a gun at a driver in a street rage incident in Naples, police stated.

Steven Dekevich, 22, faces a felony cost of aggravated assault with a lethal weapon, in response to a Naples Police Division arrest report. 

A person advised police he was driving south close to the 600 block of tenth Road North about three:30 p.m. when he stopped behind a black Honda Accord. The Accord was stopped within the street for “an prolonged time period,” and visitors began backing up behind it, the report states.

The person informed police he honked his horn and tried to drive across the Accord, however the driver moved the automotive and tried to maintain the opposite car from passing, in accordance with the report.

The Honda driver, later recognized as Dekevich, pointed a black firearm on the man, the report states.

The person put his car in reverse to attempt to drive away, however he advised police that Dekevich additionally reversed his automotive to lure the opposite car, in line with the report.

After the person drove away, he discovered a criminal offense scene investigator in her marked police van at Sixth Avenue North and tenth Road and advised her what occurred. 

The investigator notified Naples dispatch of the incident, and police pulled an Accord over close to Ninth Road North and Golden Gate Parkway, the report states.

The person recognized Dekevich as the one that pointed the gun at him, police stated, and informed investigators his passenger tried to get Dekevich to decrease the gun through the incident. Investigators discovered a firearm within the glove field of Dekevich’s automotive, the report states.

In an interview with police, Dekevich stated he was stopped on the street as a result of he was ready for his passenger to get within the automotive. Dekevich stated he raised his arms on the driver who honked at him, however he denied taking the gun from the glove field or pointing it on the different man, the report states.

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