Couple accused of criminal assault after a woman pointed a gun at her family outside the municipality of Orión Chipotle


ORION TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A couple faces criminal assault charges after a white woman pointed a gun at a black mother and her two daughters in a Chipotle in the municipality of Orion.

The woman and her husband went before a judge on Thursday.

Authorities said the woman was leaving Chipotle with her food and that the mother and her daughters were entering. Somehow, there was a collision between them when they crossed and that was what supposedly caused the incident.

It happened on Wednesday around 6pm in a quiet shopping area outside Chipotle Mexican Grill on Baldwin Road.

Jillian Deanne Wuestenberg (I), Eric Peter Wuestenberg (I) (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office)

The video shows Jillian Wuestenberg, 32, at the end of what turned into a screaming confrontation in the parking lot, pointing a gun at the mother and her daughters.

Eric Wuestenberg, 42, was also armed and was fired from his job at the University of Oakland. Both Wuestenbergs are registered Holders of the Hidden Pistol License.

Oakland County Sheriff’s Deputies were there almost immediately after calls were made to 911.

According to the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, the couple claimed to fear for their lives after the other party hit their vehicle with one hand.

You can watch the YouTube video below: Warning: There is an explicit language.

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