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Man threatens pregnant woman with gun because she parked in two parking spaces

By Mason White 4:14 PM December 13, 2016
Donte Lerma 

By: Feng Qian
(Scroll down for video) A man who was angry that a woman parked her car in two parking spaces, confronted her with a gun, according to police in Florida.

Ocala police said that they have arrested 20-year-old Donte Lerma, after being accused of threatening the woman, who was 9 months pregnant.

Lerma has been charged with one count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. He was booked into the Marion County Jail, and his bail has been set at $5,000.

According to the criminal complaint, the 31-year-old woman parked her car in a parking lot, where she met a woman who was interested in buying her dog.

At some point, Lerma confronted the pregnant woman, claiming that she placed her car in two parking spaces. When she refused to move her car, Lerma came out of his vehicle and confronted the pregnant woman with a gun.

The pregnant woman quickly went into her car and called the police. The woman who was interested in buying the dog, corroborated the victim’s story.

Lerma denied confronting the pregnant woman with a gun.