Georgeta Buruiana, 38, has been formally charged with flashing a gun at a motorist last month in Valencia, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday.
Buruiana (dob 3/24/81) faces one felony count of brandishing a weapon at a person in a motor vehicle.
Arraignment was scheduled Wednesday but was continued to Feb. 4 in Department S of the Los Angeles County Superior Court, San Fernando Branch. Case PA094007 was filed Tuesday.
On Dec. 14, Buruiana, an off-duty Los Angeles police officer, allegedly brandished the weapon at a motorist who made a U-turn in front of her while they drove near Rye Canyon Road and The Old Road.
If convicted as charged, the defendant faces a possible maximum sentence of three years in county jail.
The case remains under investigation by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Santa Clarita Valley Station.