PD: Mesa man arrested for pointing gun at vehicles on freeway

Posted at 11:07 AM, Mar 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-07 18:30:43-05

A man is accused of pointing a handgun at cars on the freeway in Mesa. 

Mesa Police say they received reports from multiple witnesses around 11:30 a.m. Sunday of a man pointing guns at cars on the US 60 near Stapley Drive.  

Police located 22-year-old Alex Michael Nash in the area with a silver and black BB gun. 

Police say he "begged the officers to shoot him." 

Nash was arrested for disorderly conduct, criminal trespassing, and aggravated assault.