A man was reportedly arrested Tuesday in the murder of an off-duty firefighter who was killed in an obvious road rage occurrence over the weekend in New York City.
The unidentified soldier was taken into imprisonment at a South Amboy, N.J ., motel by U.S. marshals and the NYPD, generators told NBC New York. The doubt was apparently taken to the 62 nd precinct along with his girlfriend. It wasn’t clear whether the girlfriend was facing charges.
NYPD did not confirm the arrest when reached by Fox News.
Faizal Coto, 33, was driving on the Belt Parkway at around 4:45 a.m. in Brooklyn on Sunday when he was caught on surveillance footage making an departure with another automobile following him, according to the New York Post. Law enforcement informants told the daily they visualized the operators may have thumped each other or one cut the other off and they were going to handle it.
Police imagine the altercation turned physical and Coto, who’s worked with the FDNY for about three years, was thump in the intelligence with an unknown object, according to the New York Post. When disaster personnels arrived at the vistum, they discovered Coto lying on the dirt losing severe honcho trauma.
He eventually died at a Coney Island hospital.
Police said they were looking for a gray or silver 2006 Infiniti G3 5 with a New York license plate. Authorities said the car was registered to a gang member, in accordance with the New York Post.