On October 31, 2023, the Royse City Police Department initiated an investigation into a road rage incident that escalated to the point where a handgun was discharged at another vehicle. The incident transpired on eastbound IH30, in the vicinity of FM35. Thankfully, no one inside the targeted vehicle suffered any injuries.
Prompt response from local authorities led to the identification and apprehension of the suspected vehicle. Hunt County Sheriff's Office, in collaboration with the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), successfully located the vehicle in Hunt County.
Subsequently, the back seat passenger of the suspect vehicle was taken into custody. Law enforcement officials have stated that the individual will face charges of Aggravated Assault in connection with the incident.