HENDERSONVILLE, TN (WSMV) - A Hendersonville man is behind bars after police say he pointed a gun at a woman and a child during a road rage incident early Monday afternoon. 

Hendersonville Police have charged 26-year-old Matthew Bratcher with two counts of Aggravated Assault. They say around 12:45 Monday afternoon, Bratcher became angry with the female driver on East Main Street and pointed a gun at her and the child. 

Hendersonville Police Detective Thomas Holman says Bratcher told him he was frustrated. “He said, people around here can’t drive and I tried to explain to him, I’m like sir that’s what we’re here for.”

Roland Mumford, attorney for Bratcher denies all allegations, alleging the victim pursued Bratcher, and has no further comment. 

No bond has been set for Bratcher and police are asking if have any information about this incident to please call them at (615) 264-5303.

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