Police intervene in Easter ice cream truck feud

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ST. LOUIS (AP) — An Easter encounter between two feuding ice cream truck drivers in St. Louis County led to a police citation and a neighborhood of disbelieving observers.

KTVI-TV reports that one driver cut off the other one, threatened his co-worker and started to damage his truck, music siren and merchandise. County police cited the driver for disturbing the peace and referred the case to county prosecutors. The encounter happened Sunday afternoon near the intersection of Parker Road and Highway 367.

A company spokesman says the incident is under review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


  • Justin

    I wish these ice cream trucks would become extinct. They are wasting so much energy to sell kids more sugar and fat that they don’t really need. The ice cream is overpriced and not all that good anyway. If people stop doing business with these ice cream trucks, they will eventually disappear. Besides, after I saw one of the drivers taking a p in a bottle in the grocery store parking lot, I decided I didn’t want them touching my food.

  • Donna

    thekids love the icecream trucks even some adults. they could have been driving a school bus there own cars and this could have happen. its not the icecream trucks it was the drivers.we shouldn’t have to take everything away from kids. that they enjoyed we were kids onced?????

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.