71-Year-Old Pulled From Car in Road Rage Attack

A 71-year-old man was pulled from his car and beaten Saturday evening in a road rage incident in Barre, Massachusetts.

Police say a man attacked the victim on Route 122, yanking him from his vehicle and hitting him repeatedly in the face.

The victim was transported to a local hospital for cuts and lacerations to the face.

Witnesses say the suspect was a 25-year-old man with short, dark hair and a sleeve of tattoos who was wearing jeans and a T-shirt. It is believed that he was driving a green or black SUV made by Chevrolet or GMC.

Police say the victim's family was also in the car with him, but they were unable to fight off the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call Barre Police at 978-355-4991.

Below is a surveillance video police provided from a restaurant off Main Street.

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#Alert #RoadRage #Update #MYPDVideo of Victim car (white) & Suspect car (also person of interest car-black suv). The suspect suv & other black suv came from the High Plains area or Yummy Gardens Chinese restaurant area (off Main St/Rt.32) prior to the video. Suspect was in his early 20's, short dark hair, approximately 6 feet tall w/arm tattoos. We'll add still shots in the comment field. You can use our app to report it & remain anonymous or contact our Rutland Regional Emergency Communication Center at 978-355-4991.

Posted by Barre Police Department on Sunday, September 13, 2015
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