April 13, 2018  |  10:30 am

A Slidell-area man is in jail following a road-rage incident that occurred in the carline at a local school Thursday afternoon (April 12).

Tyronne Causey (DOB 6/22/1985; 229 Foxbriar St., Slidell) was arrested after he threatened another parent with a handgun while they were waiting to pick up students at Cypress Cove Elementary School shortly before 4:00 p.m.

Causey became irritated following an incident with another driver in the carline and brandished the weapon.

St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s deputies were called and the school was briefly placed on lockdown as a safety precaution.

Causey was taken into custody and booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail on the following charges:

LRS 14:37.4 Aggravated Assault with a Firearm

LRS 14:95.2 Possession of a Firearm in a Firearm-Free Zone