A person armed with a gun is accused of holding a baby as he fired at three women during a road-rage capturing in Ohio, police say.
The weird scene unfolded after two women crashed their autos in Cincinnati on Wednesday. A 54-12 months-previous lady mentioned she and one other driver had been concerned within the minor collision that didn’t trigger any harm and “words were exchanged” afterward, in accordance with police.
“I’m gonna go get my man,” the 54-12 months-previous recalled the opposite lady telling her, police mentioned. “You better go get yours.”
About half an hour later, 31-12 months-previous Ladon Penn arrived and walked into a house earlier than reappearing with gun, police mentioned.
A screenshot from a video obtained during the investigation captured Penn holding a handgun in his proper hand whereas holding a baby together with his left arm, police mentioned. Another screenshot exhibits him pointing the gun whereas holding the baby.
A 31-12 months-previous man held a baby whereas capturing a gun at three women in Cincinnati, Ohio, police mentioned. Photo from Cincinnati Police Department.
Penn is accused of capturing at the 54-12 months-previous and two women together with her. A bullet ricocheted and grazed the 54-12 months-previous’s forearm, police mentioned.
She was handled for the minor gunshot wound at the scene.
Officers arrested Penn and located a 9mm handgun shortly after he left the scene of the capturing with the opposite lady, police mentioned.
Penn was charged with felonious assault, little one endangering and having weapons whereas beneath incapacity.
In Ohio, a defendant might be charged with having weapons beneath incapacity in the event that they’re a fugitive, beneath indictment or convicted of a violent felony, beneath indictment or convicted of a felony drug offense, drug dependent or a power alcoholic or beneath adjudication of psychological incompetence.
Penn was in jail on bonds totaling $150,000.