Shots Fired: Arrest Made for Road Rage Gunfire in Westlake

Westlake Police have made an arrest in a road rage incident that took place last Wednesday.

Police report that on Wednesday 1/31/18 at approx. 9:30 pm The Westlake Police Department received a 911 call about a road rage incident on I-90 heading westbound. A concerned caller reported that the driver of a Dodge Neon was “brake checking” and swerving at other cars on the highway. The caller then witnessed an occupant of the Neon fire several gun shots at another vehicle. The 2 involved vehicles separated but were later tracked down by officers. No one was injured in the shooting but the victim vehicle had several bullet holes. Evidence was recovered from both the highway and victim vehicle. The driver of the Dodge Neon, 22yo Raylon Larobb Etheridge from Lyndhurst, was arrested without further incident and the loaded handgun was recovered. Detectives are still investigating the circumstances around the shooting but Etheridge was charged with 3 felonies: Having Weapons Under Disability, Felonious Assault, and Improper Discharge of a Firearm.

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