'Road rage' rabbi pleads guilty to violation - New York News

'Road rage' rabbi pleads guilty to violation

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) -- A Westchester County rabbi accused of impersonating a police officer during road rage incidents has pleaded guilty to a violation.

The Journal News reported that Alfredo Borodowski pleaded guilty Thursday in Mamaroneck Village Court to second-degree harassment. He will get no jail time or probation if he stays out of trouble for a year.

He had already pleaded guilty under the same terms in Greenburgh, White Plains and Yonkers.

Authorities said slow drivers enraged Borodowski.

In the Mamaroneck incident, he confronted a woman driving in a school zone. Authorities said he acknowledged that he held up a fake badge while yelling.

The rabbi asked for forgiveness outside court.

He has received psychiatric treatment and said he wants to be a "voice" for people with mental illness.

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