Savannah Police arrest man seen in social media post pointing gun from vehicle

Savannah Police arrest man seen in social media post pointing gun from vehicle
Joseph Jackson (Source: Savannah Police Department)

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - The Savannah Police Department has made an arrest after investigating an incident reported to have happened on Victory Drive.

A post on social media shows a man in a vehicle pointing what looks like a gun in the direction of the photographer.

The Savannah Police Department posted to social media saying the department was aware of the post and would be looking into the incident.

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Posted by Savannah Police Department on Thursday, January 28, 2021

Thursday night Savannah Police updated they had arrested 31-year-old Joseph Jackson. Police say they responded to a report of a road rage incident at the intersection of E. Victory Drive and Wallin Street on January 26.

During the incident, they say Jackson pointed a firearm at a victim in another vehicle while driving.

Jackson was arrested without incident. He has been charged with aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

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