Road Rage Incident Leads to Arrest on Route 3 Northbound in Plymouth

Massachusetts State Police Media Release — 02152015 — Road Rage Incident Leads to Arrest on Route 3 Northbound in Plymouth


Today at 12:55 p.m. troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Barracks in Bourne responded to reports of a road rage incident involving the operators of two vehicles on Route 3 Northbound near exit 5 in Plymouth.

Troopers stopped the two vehicles and conducted an investigation.  That investigation led to the arrest of one of the operators.  That operator is identified as MORAN, MARK J., 57 of Plymouth. MORAN was operating a 2012 GMC Sierra pick-up truck.   Initial indications are that during the confrontation with the other operator, MORAN armed himself with a baseball bat and struck the other vehicle several times.

MORAN was arrested and transported to the Bourne Barracks were he was booked.  MORAN is charged with the following charges

1. Assault with a Dangerous Weapon ( Baseball Bat)

2. Destruction of Property over $250.00

The second operator involved in this incident a 46 year old male from Carver.  He was operating a 2002 GMC Sierra pick-up truck.  He has not been charged.

MORAN will be held at the Bourne Barracks pending his release on bail or his appearance in Plymouth District Court.

There are no injuries reported as a result of this incident.

The case remains under investigation by Massachusetts State Police Sergeant Lara Hayes with assistance from troopers from the Bourne Barracks.

There is no other information available in this case.  Please do not call the barracks directly.