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June 20, 2013
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Calif. man jailed for throwing spear at moving car

Jeffrey Allen Jones was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon

By Bill Lindelof
The Sacramento Bee

SACRAMENTO — A man has been arrested in Sacramento on suspicion of spearing a vehicle.

Sacramento police said they arrested Jeffrey Allen Jones, 56, on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday around Auburn Boulevard and Annadale Lane. Officers were called to the area by a citizen who said a man standing in the road had thrown a spear at a passing vehicle.

The spear struck the front fender, becoming lodged in the vehicle, according to a police activity log.


McClatchy-Tribune News Service

Copyright 2013 The Sacramento Bee






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