(BRANDON HANSEN/Chewelah Independent)
Quick action by Chewelah Police result in arrest at city park…
A semi-truck driver for an area trucking company had a rifle and pistol pulled on him after a road rage incident in December, according to police documents, but quick action by Stevens County Deputies and Chewelah Police resulted in an arrest just minutes later.
Dwayne Tindal, a driver for Swanson Hay Co., was hauling with his son-in-law when the incident started. He’d moved over his 105,000-pound loaded truck over to avoid some deer in the Valley area. He said a blue Jeep with Arizona license plates driven by Sean Thin Elk, trying to pass on a double-line took offense to this. The driver of the jeep a brake-checked him twice on the windy road. More