State police: East Islip 18-year-old points BB gun at tailgating driver

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An East Islip 18-year-old pointed a BB gun at a driver who was tailgating him on the Southern State Parkway, according to state police.

Nicholas Hollifield pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of criminal possession of a weapon and menacing.

The incident happened Thursday afternoon in the westbound lanes of the parkway, near Exit 32.

Hollifield was found on Carlisle Road in Wantagh and arrested.

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