Denison man arrested in road rage altercation on US-75 in Howe

Jason Morrie Wimbish,
Jason Morrie Wimbish,(Grayson County Jail)
Published: Oct. 1, 2021 at 8:55 AM CDT
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HOWE, Texas (KXII) - A Denison man was arrested in Howe Wednesday morning after a minor wreck on the highway escalated into an armed confrontation.

Police said around 10 a.m. a pickup and passenger car collided in the northbound lanes of US-75 in Howe. The drivers exited and stopped in a parking lot.

Police said that’s when Jason Wimbish, 39, of Denison, got out of the car and charged the driver of the pickup brandishing a knife.

The driver of the pickup, a Weatherford man, told police he pointed a legally owned and carried pistol at Wimbish in self defense.

Wimbish was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and booked in the Grayson County Jail.

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