At about 3:00 this morning, Port Authority Police Officer Rhett Peppi on duty at the Holland Tunnel received a report of an altercation between 2 drivers. A suspect reported that his vehicle was cut off by another driver, and he and the other driver stopped and exited their vehicles and began shoving and pushing each other.
One of the drivers who claims to be the victim is a 62-year-old male from Nassau County , NY claims he was punched several times in the face by the suspect. EMS was called and the victim refused medical attention.
The subject was arrested without incident and charged with Simple Assault.
Arrested: Stephen Mazzuca, is a 42-year-old male from Elizabeth, NJ.