Police: Man Throws Spear at Passing Car

By Geoffrey Eisler
|  Thursday, Jun 20, 2013  |  Updated 12:19 PM PDT
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Police: Man Throws Spear at Passing Car

Sacramento County Sheriff

Police say a witness called to report a man standing in the road throwing a spear at a passing vehicle. Officers arrested 56-year-old Jeffrey Allen Jones on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon.

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A man is under arrest after police say he threw a spear at a passing car in Sacramento.
       
Officers say Jeffery Allen Jones threw a 30-pound spear at a vehicle, which hit the front fender. The six-foot metal weapon got lodged in the vehicle.

 
Police found Jones, 56, near the scene and arrested him on charges of assault with a deadly weapon.
 
There were no reports of any injuries.
 
Jones’ bail was set at $50,000. He was due to appear in a Sacramento courtroom Thursday afternoon.

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