MONTCLAIR, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A small canine was pulled out of a pair’s van throughout a street rage dispute.
The canine wasn’t harm, however the pet house owners stated the person who did it ought to nonetheless be punished.
The struggle caught on video, exhibits the tail finish of what police are calling a street rage incident between Gary Kaey and Marc Dionne.
Gary and Linda Kaey declare Dionne had been weaving out and in of visitors on Bloomfield Ave in Montclair for a half mile earlier than getting caught at a bus cease and getting out of his automotive in a rage.
“He was upset concerning the stopping bus in entrance of him, jumped out on our hood, stomped on the hood,” Linda stated.
That’s when one other driver began recording Kaey and Dionne out within the street throwing punches, earlier than Kaey headed again to his mini-van.
Dionne can then be seen reaching into the passenger’s aspect of the van, grabbing Kaey’s 12-yr-previous canine Daphna, and flinging her almost 30 ft within the air.
“Clearly he couldn’t get the most effective of me, so he selected to take an harmless animal and attempt to harm me with that,” Kaey stated.
Remarkably Daphna survived the toss, and ran again towards her proprietor, as Dionne peeled away.
“I reached down and grabbed her, sort of like a soccer seize and saved her life,” Kaey stated.
The entire interplay continues to be sinking in for the Kaeys who additionally had their new child granddaughter with them when it occurred.
Talking solely with CBS2’s Jessica Borg, Dionne’s mom stated her son is the sufferer.
“I feel the person ought to be punished for assaulting my son,” she stated.
She stated her son was being pressured off the street by Kaey and that’s why he received indignant.
“Sadly with out considering, Marc was making an attempt to get the man away from him, and subsequently he reached into the automotive. He’s not an animal hater, he’s an animal lover,” she stated.