Deputies responded to a residence for a report of a road rage incident. The complainant reported he confronted the other driver of the vehicle, by parking at the end of a driveway and a verbal confrontation ensued. The other driver, Bradford C. Johnson, 43, of Purcellville, then grabbed a machete out of his truck and began to walk down the driveway towards him. According to the victim, he stated he got back into his vehicle and Johnson ran in front of his vehicle as he was attempting to leave, knocking him to the ground. Johnson then struck the victim’s vehicle with the machete causing damage. Johnson was charged with Assault and Battery, Brandishing a Machete, and Destruction of Property. Johnson was taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries. He was issued the three summonses and released.
02/24/2020 12:16 pm