Higgins and Meacham: Road Rage Escalates to a Knife to the Throat; Subjects Fleeing and No Injuries Reported


Schaumburg police responded about 6:22 p.m. Thursday to a report of a fight in the intersection of Higgins Road and Meacham Road. Schaumburg police received a report that a road rage incident escalated to a fight that involved both men getting out of their vehicles with one man putting a knife to another man’s throat. The report to police by witnesses stated that the driver of a dark blue Hyundai Elantra put a knife to another man’s throat. Witnesses report that both men got back in their vehicles and headed eastbound on Higgins Road.

The only information police could obtain from the witnesses was that there was a motorist dispute, and the driver of the Hyundai Elantra pulled out the knife during the dispute.

Police searched along Higgins Road toward Busse Woods and reported nothing out of the ordinary.

Get updates from The Cardinal CRIME BLOG ‘Plus’ on Facebook. Just ‘LIKE’ the ‘Arlington Cardinal Crime & Forensics’ Page (become a fan of our page). The updates cover all posts in the 24/7 Crime Alerts! and sub-categories. See all of The Cardinal Facebook fan pages at Arlingtoncardinal.com/about/facebook …

Search Amazon …

Search for products sold on Amazon:

Arlingtoncardinal.com is an Amazon Associate website, which means that a small percentage of your purchases gets paid to Arlingtoncardinal.com at no extra cost to you. When you use the search boxes above, any Amazon banner ad, or any product associated with an Amazon banner on this website, you help pay expenses related to maintaining Arlingtoncardinal.com and creating new services and ideas for a resourceful website. See more info at Arlingtoncardinal.com/AdDisclosure